A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
Executive Order 13150 dated April 21, 2001 established the Mass Transportation and Vanpool Transportation Fringe Benefit Program. Under the program, Federal employees may receive transit passes in amounts approximately equal to employee commuting costs, not to exceed the maximum level allowed by law. The transit subsidy program was fully implemented throughout DOI in October 2000.