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Virginia Transportation Crews Work to Repair Potholes

The Virginia Department of Transportation says potholes across the state are no match for its repair crews.

03/14/2015

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Virginia DOT Wants To Turn Roadkill Into Plant Food

The Virginia Department of Transportation is working to turn highway carcasses into plant food.

01/07/2015

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VDOT to Suspend Highway Work Zones Over New Year’s

The Virginia Department of Transportation says it will suspend most highway work zones for several days over the New Year’s holiday.

12/30/2014

This was what drivers encountered on eastbound I-66 in Fairfax County on Monday morning. (@TheJulieWright)

Lane Striping Problem Causes Confusion on I-66

Crooked and curving lines on a major Fairfax County roadway are causing confusion for some drivers.

08/25/2014

495 Express Lanes (credit: Chuck Carroll/CBS DC)

Va. Proposes Adding Express Lanes to I-66

Transportation officials hope to transform a heavily congested stretch of Interstate 66 in northern Virginia by adding express lanes, a rapid bus system and a park-and-ride network.

07/17/2014

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E-mail Scam Aimed at E-ZPass Customers

Even if you aren’t an E-ZPass user, you may be the target of a new e-mail scam.

07/09/2014

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VDOT: More Than 146K Potholes Patched in 2 Months

The Virginia Department of Transportation says highway crews patched more than 146,000 potholes in March and April.

05/09/2014

New York City Prepares For 10th Anniversary Of September 11 Attacks

Va. to Honor Transportation Workers Killed on Job

A vigil will be held this week in Albemarle County to honor transportation employees killed in roadway work zones.

04/06/2014

A convoy of plow trucks clear a path on Interstate 66 during a major snowstorm February 13, 2014 in Manassas, Virginia. The biggest storm of the season dumped a thick snow blanket on the Washington, DC area overnight and early Thursday, shutting down the federal government, local schools, courts and government offices, airports and Metros bus service. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Goes Over Budget on Highway Snow Removal

Virginia highway officials say the state is likely to exceed its $157 million snow removal budget by more than $100 million.

03/05/2014

Road Closed

VDOT Lifting Lane Closures for Holiday Travelers

Temporary highway lane closures will be suspended across Virginia to help holiday travelers reach their destinations.

12/24/2013

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