Tag: Light Rail

A West Side Option to Naval Station Norfolk Is Not Feasible – Now Attention Turns to the East Side

Following a year of analysis on a potential west-side extension to Naval Station Norfolk of The Tide light rail, Hampton Roads Transit is recommending a “no build” option to the Federal Transit Administration. The decision is based on limited projected ridership in the identified corridor, high capital and operating costs, the potential impact to existing […]

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Reassessing our Snow Routes

In late January of 2014, a snow storm blew into Hampton Roads that forced most of the region to shut down.  Snow and ice covered the streets and the cities fought to clear it, but the magnitude of the snow event prevented HRT from delivering service safely, and we reluctantly closed for two days. Questions […]

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