When Metro's Silver Line project received approval for $1.9 billion in federal Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loans last May, it seemed as though funding challenges for the line's Phase 2 were solved.
Greystar plans to start work soon on a 34-story high-rise near the Silver Line's Spring Hill Metro station to be called Elan Tysons West after acquiring the development site earlier this month from a a joint venture including The Georgelas Group LLC. The 400-unit high-rise, with about 6,500 square feet of ground-floor retail, is just one of several parcels Georgelas took through the Fairfax County entitlement process.
A new rapid busway is set to open next month that will give Arlington and Alexander commuters an alternate to driving U.S. Route 1. Meanwhile Arlington continues to defends its planned Columbia Pike streetcar line.
Silver Line will bring 1st public transit link between Smithsonian's space museum locations
A fire at a Silver Spring, Maryland, restaurant caused a road to close Tuesday morning.
The condition of the District's roads and the responsiveness to complaints about needed patchwork will be the subject of a council hearing Tuesday.
Travelers returning from holiday weekend getaways Sunday found themselves stuck in stop-and-go traffic for hours, and it was some of the worst traffic WTOP's Director of Traffic and Transit Operations has ever seen.
Lynn Bowersox, Metro's assistant general manager for customer service, communications and marketing, answered questions from future Silver Line readers recently in an online chat.
Metro operating on Saturday schedule for July Fourth, more trains planned around fireworks
VRE makes plans to accommodate riders leaving early for holiday weekend
Study finds shortcomings in Frederick County meeting disability act standards
Heading down to the National Mall for the Fourth of July? Between the traffic, the parking and the crowds, it's going to be an experience.
Md. state police to highlight efforts of year-old patrol team focused on impaired driving
New Virginia law limits speed limit to all unpaved roads to 35 mph
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It's been a long time coming and now there's a sweepstakes to be among the first to ride Metro's new Silver Line.
One person is dead and another is injured after a crash that closed a part of the Prince William Parkway early Tuesday morning.
Lisa Foreman got a ticket, even though she parked under a green sign. Now she wants the fine rescinded.
Maryland gas tax set to go up less than half a penny as part of inflationary adjustment
Concerts and traffic might delay work on the Va. 29/Linton Hall Road interchange.
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