Over 200 people joined Hampton Roads Transit today in Norfolk to celebrate The Tide light rail’s 5th year anniversary. Emceed by City of Norfolk’s Bob Batcher, HRT CEO William Harrell gave opening remarks followed by words of celebration and encouragement to move forward with expansion of the light rail system from Virginia Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Layne, Norfolk Mayor Kenny Alexander, and Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms.
Today is a proud day for HRT and the success of the starter line of The Tide. Moving forward . . . moving forward . . .
Disclosure: JASE Group CEO Keith Parnell is the Norfolk Commissioner to the Transportation District Commission of Hampton Roads, the Governing Board of Hampton Roads Transit.