Sprawl & Crawl

Three ICC bus routes face the chopping block

More than 100 people packed into the Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia Thursday to hear more about the state plan to end three bus routes along the Intercounty Connector and to voice their opinions against the service reductions.

Friday - 06/07/2013, 12:40am EDT

D.C. to accept bids on megatransportation projects

The District is preparing to roll out solicitations for a pair of megaprojects that will change the way D.C. residents and suburbanites traverse the nation's capital.

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 05:37pm EDT

Performers show off during MetroPerforms! auditions (Video)

A variety of musicians tried out to be the acts you see performing outside Metro stations.

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 09:12am EDT

Metro weekend work to affect all 5 rail lines

Metro says weekend work will affect all 5 rail lines, with longer wait times for passengers

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 07:30am EDT

Fairfax approves bus service plan for Silver Line

The plan reworks the Fairfax Connector bus network to serve Metro's new Silver Line when it opens later this year.

Wednesday - 06/05/2013, 06:42am EDT

Trucks, buses redirected to FedEx Field for safety inspection

Truckers and motorcoach drivers on the Beltway near Landover were likely surprised to find Maryland State Troopers redirecting them into a sprawling parking lot at FedEx Field.

Tuesday - 06/04/2013, 04:34pm EDT

Md. road to be named in honor of Sen. Leonard Teitelbaum

Maryland roadway to be named in honor of former State Sen. Leonard Teitelbaum

Tuesday - 06/04/2013, 06:53am EDT

Analysis shows D.C. area's worst intersections for crashes

When two roads converge, it can create a dangerous situation.

Monday - 06/03/2013, 07:18am EDT

Survey: D.C. would pay more for transportation technology

Would you pay more for better transportation technology? Eight in 10 people surveyed in D.C., New York and Los Angeles say they'd pay more for technology, if it meant shorter lines.

Monday - 06/03/2013, 04:25am EDT

D.C. experiences largest commuter surge in nation

The nation's capital has the largest commuter surge in the country, with close to a half-million people a day coming into Washington, D.C. -- proportionately more than any other city in the country.

Friday - 05/31/2013, 06:01am EDT

Scheduled work for Harry Nice Bridge to close lanes

Drivers who use the Harry Nice Bridge should be prepared for possible delays during overnight hours between June 2 and June 6.

Thursday - 05/30/2013, 01:51pm EDT

Metro sees ridership fall, driven by rail drop

As Metro ridership falls, people seek other options, including commuter rail, walking, bikes

Thursday - 05/30/2013, 09:20am EDT

Metro to hold auditions for 'MetroPerforms!'

Metro holding June auditions for 'MetroPerforms!'; selected artists perform at Metro stations

Thursday - 05/30/2013, 07:36am EDT

MTA proposes route cuts to commuter buses

Traffic gets bad enough as it is. What will happen if some commuter bus routes are cancelled?

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 09:22am EDT

Metro closing 2 red line stations for weekend work

Metro closing 2 red line stations for weekend work, other trains will run every 22 minutes

Wednesday - 05/29/2013, 03:19am EDT

Overnight closures on Fairfax Parkway through Friday

Police will be on-site to provide assistance.

Tuesday - 05/28/2013, 11:57pm EDT

D.C. Water: 14th Street sinkhole likely manmade

D.C. Water officials promised that the sinkhole repairs along 14th Street Downtown are nearing completion and said the complicated work could cost $2 million.

Tuesday - 05/28/2013, 05:04pm EDT

Meet D.C.'s most profitable speed camera

A single speed camera has generated more than $8 million in tickets since October, The Washington Post reports.

Tuesday - 05/28/2013, 03:53pm EDT

14th Street sinkhole repairs are further delayed

Damage at the yawning sinkhole at 14th and F Streets NW is proving tougher to repair than previously estimated.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 02:05pm EDT

Maryland studies adding third Bay Bridge span

Despite Washingtonians' best-timed efforts to avoid traffic, crossing the Bay Bridge can be frustrating. Should there be a third span?

Monday - 05/27/2013, 12:28pm EDT
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