McAuliffe Picks Six New Members Of Transportation Board

McAuliffe Picks Six New Members Of Transportation Board

Photo: WINA

Governor McAuliffe is making big changes to the Commonwealth Transportation Board. McAuliffe has appointed six people to the board, including new representatives for the Lynchburg and Fredericksburg Highway Districts. He has chosen former Delegate Shannon Valentine of Lynchburg, onetime State Senator Marty Williams (pictured) of Newport News, former Spotsylvania County Supervisor Hap Connors, and Roanoke Vice-Mayor Court Rosen. McAuliffe has also picked Jim Dyke of Reston, who was Former Governor Doug Wilder’s Secretary of Education, and Scott Kasprowicz of Fauquier County. He was a high-ranking VDOT official in Former Governor Tim Kaine’s administration. Allison DeTuncq of Albemarle County remains on the board. The head of the UVA Community Credit Union was appointed as the Culpeper Highway District representative last August.



Latest Stories

in Entertainment

The first word of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie is …


Director J.J. reveals the first word spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which hits theaters next month.

in National, World

Hollande says U.S., France to step up strikes in Syria, Iraq


French President Francois Hollande said the U.S. and France have agreed to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq to target Islamic State militants after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.

in Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence named entertainer of the year


The star is one of the biggest and bankable actresses in Hollywood and has featured in a number of blockbusters including the "X-Men" franchise and "The Hunger Games" films.