Sprawl & Crawl

Final arch to be placed on New York Avenue Bridge

A new piece of public art will grace the New York Avenue Bridge providing a dash of nature and art to the newly rehabilitated structured that will serve as a gateway to the District's NoMA neighborhood.

Friday - 08/23/2013, 05:28am EDT

Passenger dies in crash that closes BW Parkway

A female passenger died in a crash that closed the Baltimore-Washington Parkway for about two hours.

Thursday - 08/22/2013, 08:29am EDT

Virginia 9th in the nation for car-ownership costs

Virginia commuters put a lot of miles on their vehicles, spending more on gas and maintenance than most as a result.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 01:38pm EDT

Back ups on Md. Rt. 32

Drivers experienced delays on Md. Rt. 32 through Wednesday morning.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 10:01am EDT

Bikeshare still on track for September launch in Montgomery Co.

Capital Bikeshare is on the verge of launching in Montgomery County and county officials are planning for a mid-September start to the bike rental program.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 05:04am EDT

All lanes of NB I-95 reopen after tractor trailer crash, fire

All lanes of northbound Interstate-95 have reopened between I-195/BWI Airport/Exit 47 and I-695/Exit 49 after a tractor-trailer crash and fire early Tuesday morning.

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 11:03am EDT

Reckless driving no longer the only option in Stafford County

Deputies in Stafford County, who previously had only the option of not writing a ticket or issuing a reckless driving citation, now can ticket drivers with improper driving.

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 10:38am EDT

Dupont Circle traffic circle lights to be on flash mode Tuesday

Drivers who travel through the Dupont Circle area may want to find an alternate route during the day Tuesday.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 05:28pm EDT

Police: Infant critically injured in beltway crash

Md. state police: Infant critically injured in crash with tractor trailer on Capital Beltway

Monday - 08/19/2013, 09:50am EDT

Water main break damages Prince William County road

Crews are working to repair the damage a water main break caused a town home community in Prince William County Sunday night.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 08:19am EDT

With new school year, pedestrian safety a priority in Prince George's County

As Prince George's County students return to school Monday, a top transportation official wants the public to know pedestrian safety is a top priority.

Monday - 08/19/2013, 07:06am EDT

Not all D.C. cabs ready for credit cards

Passengers must wait a little longer before every D.C. taxicab is equipped with credit card readers. More than half of the city's cabs will not be ready to accept cashless payments by the Sept. 1 deadline.

Sunday - 08/18/2013, 08:52am EDT

FBI bid could fast-track Greenbelt Metro station improvements

Last month, Gov. Martin O'Malley approved improvements to the Greenbelt Metro station. If the FBI chooses to relocate to Prince George's County, it's likely the project will be fast tracked.

Sunday - 08/18/2013, 07:36am EDT

Express Lanes to be closed

The Express Lanes will be closed for road work Saturday night. The lanes will open around 8 a.m. Sunday to southbound traffic from the 14th Street Bridge to Va. 236/Duke Street.

Saturday - 08/17/2013, 02:17pm EDT

Gansler sees Maryland's future in Purple Line

Attorney General Doug Gansler, who plans to run for Governor in 2014, tells WTOP his vision for the future of Maryland transportation includes a shift away from road projects and an emphasis on mass transit.

Saturday - 08/17/2013, 07:09am EDT

Metro reporting spike in stolen electronic devices

Metro Transit Police are reporting a spike in the number of thefts of smartphones and other portable electronic devices.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 04:02pm EDT

Watch Land Rover being destroyed (Video)

A pricey Land Rover Defender has been destroyed (and videotaped) at a Baltimore salvage yard by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers because it was unsafe and illegally imported.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 01:09pm EDT

Howard County to offer first gasoline-free buses in Maryland

With high gas prices, technology is making it possible to offer alternatives, and that's no different in Howard County.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 09:30am EDT

Silver Line test train derails west of Wolf Trap

An investigation into why a Silver Line test train derailed is underway.

Thursday - 08/15/2013, 08:39am EDT
Listen

Gansler: No HOV or HOT Lanes at American Legion Bridge

Attorney General Doug Gansler tells WTOP his vision for Maryland's future doesn't include High Occupancy Vehicle or Toll Lanes between the Interstate 270 spur and the American Legion Bridge.

Wednesday - 08/14/2013, 07:37am EDT
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