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Transit Working for Virginia

Watch the Transit Capital Video that highlights the impact
of transit on Virginia's economy and why an investment in
capital is critical.
Transit's Value/Fiscal Cliff Infographic
Click here for a link to the press release.

The Honorable Tom Rust
Former House Transportation Chair and Member of
The Transit Capital Revenue Advisory Board

Save the Date!
2017 Conference and Expo
May 23rd and 24th in Arlington, VA
at The Hilton Crystal City


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Who’s my Legislator?

Real estate—residential, commercial or business—that is served by public transportation is valued more highly by the public than similar properties not as well served by transit.



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Transit News


VTA News:

Virginia Transit Association Welcomes New Leaders 

HRT's Turnaround Guy 

Federal News:

APTA Legislative and Regulatory Updates:


State News:

DRPT Organizational Chart

Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia’s Selection for $165 Million FASTLANE Grant to Deliver the Atlantic Gateway Project - See more at: https://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/newsarticle?articleId=15801#sthash.8KeBFs6i.dpuf

DRPT FY17 Six-Year Improvement Plan

 Local News:

Metro faregates to accept SmarTrip® only starting March 6 

Starting Sunday, March 6, Metrorail faregates accept SmarTrip only and will no longer accept paper farecards, a key milestone on Metro's yearlong phase-out of the outdated fare media. Customers with paper farecards may transfer the value to a SmarTrip card by using the brown vending machines at Metrorail stations or at any Metro sales office through June 30, 2016.

For more information about trading in a paper farecard visit wmata.com/paperless.