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Don't Put Power Lines Across the Historic James River

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 05.28.2015 | Impact
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Despite the fact that it would destroy the public's enjoyment of a beautiful stretch of river, ruin the historic context of irreplaceable historic assets like Jamestown and Colonial Parkway, and mar a landscape that's been largely unchanged for thousands of years, Dominion Virginia Power still wants to construct high-voltage transmission lines across the James River.

Rail CEOs to Investors: "Bomb Trains" Safe At Almost Any Speed

Steve Horn | Posted 10.13.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogBurlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) recently said it would proceed with plans to increase speeds for oil-by-rail unit trai...

Don't Break The Bank During Your Next Trip To Richmond

AP | MICHAEL FELBERBAUM | Posted 10.03.2013 | Travel

RICHMOND, Va. -- RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — With terrain varying from the mountains to the coast, Virginia offers an array of fall colors for leaf-peepers...

6 Va. Men Recreating Justice's 1812 River-Scouting Trip

AP | Posted 05.23.2012 | DC

THURMOND, W.Va. -- Six Virginia men attempting to recreate Supreme Court Chief Justice John Marshall's historic 1812 river-scouting journey have tackl...