Sprawl & Crawl

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

Overturned tractor-trailer spills caulking, adhesives

Southbound Interstate 95 has reopened after a tractor-trailer overturned in Dale City, Va., Wednesday morning, spilling industrial adhesives and causing major delays for commuters.

Wednesday - 10/16/2013, 05:23pm EDT

Woman issued erroneous D.C. ticket for valid visitor parking pass

While D.C. residents and visitors from Maryland and Virginia try to understand the latest twists in the District's visitor parking program, there still may be confusion about the new rules among city employees.

Wednesday - 10/16/2013, 07:27am EDT

MTA warns shutdown could delay SmartBenefits funds

Even when the government shutdown ends, federal workers may face obstacles in getting to work.

Wednesday - 10/16/2013, 05:35am EDT

Ridership slowly growing along 495 Express Lanes

More drivers are opting to use the almost year-old 495 Express Lanes in Virginia but still far fewer vehicles are in the tolled lanes than planners had expected.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 05:25pm EDT

Weekend Wakeup: Road closures and Columbus Day

Big events and an Orange Line closure are the big things to consider when making travel plans this weekend.

Monday - 10/14/2013, 06:28am EDT

Study: Extend Metro or build light-rail to Ft. Belvoir?

It's a 25-mile stretch connecting Quantico, Ft. Belvoir and the Capital Beltway. Now a study is underway to look at U.S. Route 1 from Virginia 123 north to the Beltway.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 08:47am EDT

Va. governor: I-95 project hits halfway mark

Gov. Bob McDonnell says construction of the Interstate 95 Express Lanes Project in northern Virginia is halfway complete.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 06:54pm EDT

WTOP Answer Desk: What are the Beltway truckers planning? (Video)

Truckers are promising to cause a traffic jam on the Capital Beltway Friday in a political protest.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 03:51am EDT

Metro riders could pay more next year

What you pay to ride Metro could go up July 1, 2014.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 05:52pm EDT

Metro: Track equipment hit train, no injuries

Metro says a piece of track equipment hit a blue line train in northern Virginia with passengers on board, but no passengers were hurt.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 04:54pm EDT
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