Brian Wheeler on transportation, water supply, and shooting

Brian Wheeler, Executive Director of Charlottesville Tomorrow, joins Coy Barefoot on WINA’s “Charlottesville–Right Now!” to talk about growth and development issues in Albemarle County and Charlottesville. This week on the show:

  • Brian and Coy discuss their respective Thanksgiving holidays
  • Brian and Coy get an invitation to go shooting at the Rivanna Rifle and Pistol Club
  • Old Lynchburg Road due for improvements to help make the street more pedestrian friendly
  • Daily passenger train service from Lynchburg to D.C. (and New York) is one step closer (Charlottesville Tomorrow)
  • Legislation to create a Regional Transit Authority for Charlottesville and Albemarle County awaits the General Assembly this winter (Charlottesville Tomorrow)
  • The Four Boards with jurisdiction over the water supply met on November 25 to talk about City Council’s concerns over the water supply plan (Charlottesville Tomorrow)
  • The Alliance of Neighborhoods, a new organization to coordinate citizens across Charlottesville and Albemarle County, are planning their first meeting for December 9 2008