While our knowledge may increase by leaps and bounds, and we marvel almost everyday at the latest technological advancements, it is still a given that some things will never change. One of the constants of the universe is that bureaucracy is the enemy of progress. And in the great Commonwealth of Virginia there is no greater example of this than the Virginia Department of Transportation. We may expand our minds, devise new cures, defeat hunger, and spread knowledge to the smallest corners of the world: but we are still going to to be sitting in traffic. A one-lane bridge in Hanover County.