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Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan Update Highlights Regional Trends, Progress
During the January 21 TPB meeting, the Board approved the 2014 Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan for the National Capital Region. The plan serves as a centralized source of information on major planned improvements in the region, including those for which funding has yet to be identified.
Board Seeks Answers on I-66 Tolling Proposal Slated for 2015 CLRP Update
The TPB discussed a Virginia Department of Transportation proposal to toll portions of I-66 both inside and outside the Capital Beltway. VDOT submitted the proposal as two separate projects earlier this year for inclusion in the 2015 update of the region's Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan (CLRP), which the TPB is responsible for updating each year.
TPB Awards $2.7 Million in Federal "Enhanced Mobility" Funding
A number of regional efforts to address the specialized transportation needs of persons with limited mobility will receive funding this year under the new federal Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities program.