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Connecting the Commonwealth

DRPT's mission is to connect and improve the quality of life for all Virginians with innovative transportation solutions. We are the Commonwealth’s advocate for promoting transportation options to the general public, businesses, and community decision makers. Our vision is a connected Commonwealth with an integrated multimodal network that serves every person, every business, and every need. 

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Why is Public Transportation & Rail Important?

Annual public investments in...

Transit supports26,940Jobs

Rail drives 6% Of the economy

Transit generates$600MIn Taxes

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