Sprawl & Crawl
Two top officials who have taken the lead in cleaning up ethical lapses and mismanagement at the board overseeing the Washington region's two major airports came under fire for their own actions Friday at a House oversight hearing.
Even traffic reporters have a little trepidation about the 495 Express Lanes. At the same time, here's a little advice ahead of their opening on Saturday.
Santa Claus will kick off the opening of Virginia's 495 Express Lanes as well as the start of the holiday shopping season when he travels to Tysons Corner Center in McLean on Friday morning.
A new study will look at five possible high-speed ferry routes on the Potomac, Occoquan and Anacostia rivers.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority's board approved higher tolls for 2013 and 2014.
In a city filled with iconic landmarks, perhaps nothing better symbolizes how metropolitan Washington operates than the Capital Beltway: the physical embodiment of the gridlock that also grips Washington politics.
Arlington and Alexandria both want a streetcar line along Route 1 to link the Northern Virginia communities but the two are at odds over timing and tactics.
A look at some of the numbers associated with the Capital Beltway, the highway loop that surrounds Washington and that will soon see a major change with the opening of new Express Lanes on a portion of the highway in Virginia.
The Virginia State Police scaled back an aerial speed limit enforcement program due to the program's costs and other factors.
WTOP's Kristi King reports. More on the Express Lanes.
Montgomery County wants to create a countywide bus rapid transit network that would run on major roads, including Georgia Avenue and Rockville Pike.
Younger drivers are more likely to drive drowsy at the wheel than their parents and other older drivers on the road, AAA finds in a new survey.
Baby boomers started driving at a young age and became more mobile than any generation before or since. They practically invented the two-car family and escalated traffic congestion when women began commuting to work. Now, 8,000 of them are turning 65 every day, and those retirements could once again reshape the nation's transportation.
With Virginia's new Beltway Express Lanes due to open a week from Saturday, WTOP answers your questions about using E-ZPass.
The Maryland State Highway Administration is urging motorists to plan for longer commute times because of a Nor'easter headed the state's way.
When the time change meets Election Day, the evening commute can become more complicated.
A Virginia Express Rail train struck a pedestrian in Prince William County, causing delays for commuters Monday evening.
The Maryland State Highway Administration says the Baltimore-Washington Parkway is open again following bridge work.
Amtrak says Acela Express and Northeast Regional service will operate with reduced frequency on Monday between Washington, New York and Boston.
AAA Mid-Atlantic reports that gas prices went down across the country for the third consecutive week despite pipeline and refinery disruptions after superstorm Sandy.