Sprawl & Crawl
As Metro works to improve service, commuters are weighing in on what they would like to see.
A vehicle struck a pedestrian Wednesday morning in Northeast D.C., killing the man and snarling the inbound commute on New York Avenue.
With the Fairfax County Parkway carrying nearly as much traffic as an interstate highway, one county supervisor thinks the state should study the possibility of widening the parkway to add High Occupancy Vehicle lanes or High Occupancy Toll lanes.
Virginia Department of Transportation will implement intermittent full road closures of Interstate 95 north and south.
As Virginia lawmakers continue to debate how to pay for transportation projects in the state, Fairfax County officials fear the loss of $300 million that is slated to help pay for constructing the Silver Line to Dulles.
U.S. Capitol Police will close several streets circling the Capitol this evening for the State of Union address. Street closures will not begin until after this evening's rush hour at 7 p.m. and will run until the conclusion of the event.
Rockville is seeing a significant increase in the number of tickets issued at red lights. However, Montgomery and Prince George's counties are taking a different approach to ticketing violators.
Virginia's Beltway Express Lanes are starting out as a money-loser.
Red-light camera tickets were up 343 percent between Aug. 1, 2012 and Dec. 31, 2012 compared with the same period in 2011, according to an analysis by WTOP and AAA Mid-Atlantic.
D.C. Mayor Vince Gray says new transportation strategies will need to be explored to accommodate the area's growing population.
Will the District see streetcars by the end of this year? According to Mayor Vincent Gray, the answer is yes.
Metro is inviting the public to attend a series of public meetings this week to give input on a new plan to improve service.
A short race through Capitol Hill on Saturday, the Chinese New Year Celebration on Sunday and numerous events in between will likely keep parking at a premium in the District and Metro will continue its track work this weekend.
Don't hold your breath for using cellphones underground while riding Metro.
Fairfax County police have identified the man struck and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday as 64-year-old Richard Anderson of the North Springfield area.
The Fairfax Connector plans to open 15 new bus routes in 2013 to coincide with the opening of the Metro's Silver Line into Reston.
Answers for January's Green Line power outage will be coming later this month.
It's a problem taking a bit of a toll on Virginia transportation.
After several weeks of debate, maneuvering and preliminary votes, Virginia legislators have one last chance to make a deal to fix the state's crowded, and sometimes crumbing roads and bridges.
New parking rates could come to several popular destinations, including Georgetown and Adams Morgan in late 2013 or early 2014, according to the D.C. Department of Transportation.