Sprawl & Crawl
A toll increase has gone into effect on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Starting in July, tolls to use several Maryland bridges and tunnels will go up.
Big plans are in the works for the New Carrollton Metro station over the next few years.
Union Station's leaseholders have agreed to pay the District of Columbia $7.5 million in taxes dating to 2008 to settle a dispute over the amounts owed to the government.
Maryland is reviewing a study that says the speed limit on the highway could be raised to 60 mph.
How speed cameras vendors are compensated is latest squabble over Maryland's controversial safety program, which motorists say are inaccurate in some jurisdiction.
The Purple Line, a proposed light-rail line to connect New Carrollton and Bethesda in Maryland, has long been promoted as a way to ease congestion on the Capital Beltway and offer another commuting option between Montgomery and Prince George's counties.
The latest toll hike on the Dulles Toll Road, which took effect New Year's Day, may have rekindled the protest over how the new Silver Line on Metro is being financed.
WTOP's Kristi King
In a county that rotates its leadership posts and boasts the lowest unemployment rate in the state, discord is rare. But a growing disagreement among Arlington County Board members peppered its annual reorganization meeting Tuesday.
A seven car accident has closed both directions of New York Avenue NE at Bladensburg Road, right in front of the Washington Times building.
A seven car accident has closed both directions of New York Ave. NE at Bladensburg Road, right in front of the Washington Times building.
District of Columbia officials are rolling out plans to replace the aging Frederick Douglass Bridge.
In a story Dec. 28 about a fatal crash on the Capital Beltway, The Associated Press, based on information provided by state police, erroneously reported that a female crash victim had died. The woman, Florentina Gonzalez, is alive and is being treated for her injuries at Inova Fairfax Hospital.
A Canadian city is tapping the power of cell phones to calculate traffic speeds.
In a well-connected world, more and more people are skipping the office commute and opting to plug-in at home.
As the year comes to a close, the gap between the good and the bad in 2012 transportation has created a roller coaster.
Superstorm Sandy did little lasting damage in the Washington area, but it did cause a big dip in Metro's ridership.
Virginia transportation officials are set to hold public hearings to discuss alternative solutions for the Interstate 64 Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel.
A suspension of temporary highway lane closures in Virginia is set to end Wednesday afternoon.