The public had its first chance Thursday to see plans for a “trail hub” designed to connect current and future pathways near 5th St. Station in Albemarle County. The trails that will extend from the hub are at various planning stages. The project will enhance an existing tunnel that goes underneath I-64 with safety improvements.
As you drive through Central Virginia, there is one particular type of road sign that you won't learn about in driver's education, even though you see it all through the area. They are the signs for Route 76, a bike ride originally designed to celebrate the Bicentennial. These days, it's still a popular bicycle [...]
How to Participate Contribute to the WikiMap hosted below Email Comments to the TJPDC Submit Comments via the Form Below The Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC), which also staffs the Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (CA-MPO), is developing an [...]
The City of Charlottesville and Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission are offering a free webinar series presented by The Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals. All events are FREE and registration is not required. Webinars take place the third Wednesday of each month, at 3:00 p.m. Events are hosted at TJPDC's Water Street [...]
Corridor Study Documents The full report is available below. Due to the large file size of the full version, we have also posted versions specific to each locality. Full Bike Route 76 Corridor Study (27MB) Bike Route 76 Corridor Study: Nelson (16MB) Bike Route 76 Corridor Study: Albemarle (18MB) Bike Route 76 Corridor Study: [...]
This document identifies a conceptual bicycle and pedestrian trail that will extend from the Charlottesville Downtown Mall to Lewis and Clark Drive in northern Albemarle County. The Northtown Trail Project examines the bicycling goals for both the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County and considers how a long distance trail could improve bicycle ridership in the City and County. [...]
The purpose of this plan is to provide information and guidance on development of facilities and other accommodations to enhance safe bicycle and pedestrian travel within the Thomas Jefferson Planning District. This plan will also satisfy the Virginia Department of Transportation requirement that a roadway be identified in a locally adopted bicycle or [...]