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CSPDC Launches Rebranded Website for Bike the Valley Program

STAUNTON (November 29, 2018) — Shenandoah Valley visitors and residents have a refreshed resource for exploring cycling opportunities in the region, thanks to the Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission (CSPDC) and a grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation.  BiketheValley.org went live earlier this month, offering expanded options for on-road, gravel, […]

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BRITE Bus Offers Free Rides on Election Day

Many polling places in Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County served.   BRITE Bus is offering free rides on Election Day – November 6th.  BRITE Bus routes serve many of the polling places in Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County. BRITE is the public transit system that serves the City of Staunton, […]

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Virginia Telecommunications Initiative Grant Announced

The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) announced the Virginia Telecommunications Initiative (VATI) grant for FY19. The primary objective of VATI is to provide financial assistance to supplement construction costs by private sector broadband service providers, in partnership with local units of government, to extend service to areas that presently […]

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October is Rideshare Month

In celebration of Rideshare Month, the CSPDC will be sending out Rideshare postcards and brochures to regional employers, as well as highlighting Vanpool!VA, a website launched by the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation as a single resource for vanpool matching across the state. RideShare is a program of the Central […]

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Tour de Farm Unveils Logo

Tour de Farm is a developing bike-to-farm program that combines the Bike the Valley and Fields of Gold Farm Trail programs, both administered by the CSPDC, and is guided by a working group of bicyclists, Fields of Gold members, tourism staff, CSPDC staff, and community leaders. The working group is identifying and mapping routes, […]

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