Archive for “GRTC”
The Times-Dispatch reports that GRTC’s CEO John Lewis has been tapped to head up the Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority in Orlando, Florida.
The agenda for the Monday, September 27 City Council meeting has this: Ord. No. 2010-167 (Patron: Mayor Jones) – To authorize the Chief Administrative Officer *** to execute a Cooperation Agreement between the City of Richmond and Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority for the purpose of providing for the Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority to […]
Richmond BizSense has a piece today on the 10 properties with tons of potential. First on the list? The old GRTC bus barn on Cary Street…
Following up yesterday’s news about federal DOT money for the GRTC is this: Mayor Dwight Jones wants the City to buy the 7 acre Fan property that currently houses the GRTC. Fan area councilman Charles Samuels weighs in: Second District Councilman Charles R. Samuels, whose district includes the Fan, said whatever happens to the property […]
Senator Webb announced that GRTC will receive $2.3 Million in federal DOT money towards the construction of the new bus administrative and maintenance facility in Richmond. The current GRTC facility in the Fan (which has housed the GRTC for 100 years) will be shuttered and re-developed. GRTC hopes to play a role in said re-development, […]
Richmond BizSense just ran a transcript from an interview with chief of the GRTC, John M. Lewis Jr. In it he talked about the long-term plan for the bus shed at Robinson and Cary after GRTC moves its headquarters to Belt Boulevard (likely in October/November 2009). Which begs the question: What happens to the old […]