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Study to look at improving access to Va refuge

Wednesday - 7/11/2012, 12:59pm  ET

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Virginia Beach officials are looking for ways to improve access to the Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge.

The Virginian-Pilot (VIRGINIA BEACH) reports that City Council approved a $449,000 study on Tuesday. The study will examine transportation options and provide cost estimates. Suggestions include a bike path and an extended tram service.

The Federal Transit Administration paid for the study. It will be managed by the city's parks and recreation department.


Information from: The Virginian-Pilot,

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