Healthy communities and sustainable transportation are critical to the economy and protecting the environment, and it is time for Virginia to step up and invest in this economic engine.
There are a wide array of environmental, health and economic benefits including reduced greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution, sprawl development and even water pollution! Public transit supports healthy waterways because it requires less impervious surface than highways, and less impervious surfaces means less polluted stormwater runoff.
That's why Clean Water Action is supporting important legislation aimed at addressing these issues:
Take Action! We need your help to get this legislation over the finish line. Contact your Senator and Delegate today and urge them to support sustainable communities and protect open space, clean water and clean air.