VDOTLocalities across the United States this week are recognizing Winter Weather Preparedness Week. In Virginia, the Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) encourages citizens to be ready, stay informed and make a plan. Central Virginia Public Information Network is a unified source of regional information in the Region 2000 area and is comprised of representatives from local governments, emergency response agencies, interested companies and support groups. Visit Ready Virginia for more information about preparing for winter weather; for links to VDOT and other weather related resources, visit: www.vaemergency.gov