Sprawl & Crawl

Kalmia Road to close early for bridge replacement

The District will close a stretch of Kalmia Road sooner than planned to replace a bridge structure. The bridge conditions have deteriorated after recent rains.

Friday - 10/25/2013, 09:14pm EDT

What would you name a baby born on the Beltway?

So what do you name a baby boy when he is born on the Capital Beltway? A few suggestions.

Friday - 10/25/2013, 04:03pm EDT

Woman gives birth to boy on Outer Loop of Beltway

A woman gave birth to a baby boy on the Outer Loop of the Beltway Friday morning.

Friday - 10/25/2013, 09:42am EDT

January toll hike on Dulles Toll Road might be last for a while

Tolls are scheduled to go up again on the Dulles Toll Road in January. But it appears that may be the last toll hike for that road in the near future.

Thursday - 10/24/2013, 11:55am EDT

Loudoun commuter route to be widened to ease backups

A more than 5-mile stretch of Route 606 in Loudoun County will be widened to reduce backups and commute times.

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 03:19pm EDT

WTOP Exclusive: D.C. streetcar service won't start in 2013

The much-anticipated launch of streetcar service in the District of Columbia has been delayed and won't begin until early 2014, WTOP has learned.

Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 06:56am EDT

Metro manager charged with embezzling farecards

A Metro station manager is accused of taking paper farecards and transferring their value onto SmarTrip cards so that he could sell them.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 05:50pm EDT

Montgomery County mom speaks out about road safety

A regional road safety campaign is about to begin its fall enforcement.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 05:01pm EDT

Work-zone speed camera going up in Frederick in November

A new work-zone speed camera will be deployed along route 340 and Route 15 between Interstate 70 and Mt. Zion Road near Ballenger Creek in Frederick County next month.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 04:11pm EDT
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328 drivers cited for texting in Va. since July 1

Virginia State Police cite 328 for texting while driving since law went into effect July 1

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 12:18pm EDT

WRIT: McLean will not be 'Tysonized'

Downtown McLean hasn't changed much in 20 years, perhaps longer. A renewal may be coming, led by Washington Real Estate Investment Trust and the JBG Cos., owners of two key properties.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 11:39am EDT

4 of Metro's 5 lines will not have weekend work

Metro: no weekend disruption on 4 of 5 lines this week, some orange line riders to see delays

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 07:10am EDT

Greenway toll hike to be challenged before state commission

For the first time, a state commission that oversees utility companies will hear a challenge to a proposed toll hike along the Dulles Greenway.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 06:55am EDT

Drivers paying more to take the Dulles Toll Road

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, which operates the toll road, is on track to collect $125 million in tolls by the year's end, a 24 percent increase over 2012.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 05:25am EDT

Maryland State Police begin 'move over' crackdown

Maryland State Police are cracking down on drivers who fail to move over or slow down for emergency vehicles.

Monday - 10/21/2013, 03:44pm EDT

Biking 34 miles of Montgomery County's Capital Bikeshare trail

An avid biker rides all 34 miles of Montgomery County's Capital Bikeshare trail.

Sunday - 10/20/2013, 08:37am EDT
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Metro open early for annual Army Ten-Miler

Metro open early Sunday for annual Army Ten-Miler

Saturday - 10/19/2013, 05:20am EDT

Drivers to get a chance to talk traffic in Fairfax County later this month

Later this month, commuters will get a chance to talk to leaders about how to spend new transportation money to fix traffic congestion in Fairfax County.

Friday - 10/18/2013, 08:18am EDT

VDOT adds studs to bridge deck to reduce wrecks

VDOT adds 120,000 studs to James River Bridge's deck to increase traction, reduce wrecks

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 12:35pm EDT

After shutdown deal, commuters can expect return of congestion

The federal government shutdown has ended and a clearer picture is emerging about how exactly it affected drivers and transit users.

Thursday - 10/17/2013, 07:40am EDT
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