Charlottesville–Right Now: VDOT Commissioner David Ekern

David Ekern is the new head of the Virginia Department of Transportation. He’s been traveling Virginia to get information on V-DOT’s six-year plan. Ekern joins Coy Barefoot on a recent installment of WINA’s Charlottesville–Right Now to talk about his plans for streamlining the organization. One plan is to outsource all maintenance on interstate roads by July of 2009.

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