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Virginians for Better Transportation (VBT) is the public education and outreach program of the Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance (VTCA). VTCA is the only state association exclusively dedicated to serving the transportation construction industry. With the latest information and news, VBT serves to advocate for continued support of long-term transportation funding to ensure Virginia's transportation needs are met.

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Richmond Times-Dispatch : Editorial: Time to address our infrastructure deficits

According to TRIP, a Washington, D.C.-based transportation research nonprofit, nearly one third of major local- and state-maintained roads are “poor or mediocre.” More than 600 local- and state-maintained bridges of at least 20 feet in length are “poor/structurally deficient.” Those deficits cost drivers in the Richmond area more than $1,500 per year in added vehicle operating costs, traffic accidents and congestion delays. Read More