| Mar 24, 2014
| 8:17 AM
The team at Hampton Roads Transit is sharing a lot of news on Facebook and Twitter these days. This morning the crew posted the following on Facebook to remind people of the ongoing Norfolk Naval Station transit extension study meetings scheduled for this...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 8:54 AM
If you have not read colleague Michael W. Shapiro's story about Newport News' aging vehicle fleet, you should.
Shapiro shares the tale of a 1999 Ford Crown Victoria still in use as a police car, and then discusses the city's efforts to upgrade its...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:27 PM
The Hampton Roads Transit Operations and Oversight Committee will meet at 10 a.m. on Thursday in the second floor board room of the agency’s Hampton headquarters, 3400 Victoria Blvd. in Hampton.
The committee will consider a proposal to...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 11:35 AM
Hampton Roads Transit officials announced Monday afternoon that they will suspend all light rail, bus, ferry and para-transit operations at 8 p.m. because of anticipated road conditions on regional streets relating to the snow storm hitting the Hampton...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 12:17 PM
The Hampton Roads Transit Commission will meet at 1 p.m. on Thursday in Norfolk.
The commission will consider and vote on a proposal to raise transit fares during its meeting. The agency held a series of public hearings in January and early February...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In his weekly memo to the City Council, Newport News City Manager Jim Bourey on Friday gave an update on efforts to improve lighting at Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) stops. Bourey said there are about 667 bus stops in the city, which are served by 14 bus...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Hampton Roads Transit will resume full bus and paratransit services on Saturday, after three days of suspended service. The agency has been working to remove snow and ice from transit centers, shelters and bus stops. Officials said regular Saturday bus...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Hampton Roads Transit will keep its buses off the road on Friday, the third day of suspended service after Tuesday’s snow storm.
In a press release, officials said “significant amounts of snow and ice remain piled up on the curbs of streets,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:36 PM
After several inches of snow fell on Hampton Roads Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, some children in Hilton Village kept themselves busy with snowballs, snow cream and sleds.
Dave Farrell, 36, an engineer who lives in the neighborhood, worked from...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Hampton Roads Transit is holding two public meetings in February in Virginia Beach on an ongoing Transit Extension Study for the city.
The meetings will be Monday, Feb. 10, 6-1 p.m at the Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, 4535 Commerce St., and...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:17 AM
Hampton Roads Transit has rescheduled two public hearings in Hampton and Portsmouth on its proposed fare increases because of a winter storm that will hit the region on Tuesday.
The Tuesday public hearing set for the Portsmouth Campus of Tidewater...