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Change in D.C.'s crash response means minor problems cause huge delays

Traffic delays in the District of Columbia have been much worse lately. For the past several months, the city's army of highway help trucks have been forced to sit in the very backups they themselves are tasked with preventing.

Friday - 01/24/2014, 12:49pm EST

Tags: dave dildine, Roadway Operations Patrol, traffic, highway help trucks

D.C. ticket writer victim of bogus ticket

Christopher Daignault has been fighting for six months what he says is a bogus parking ticket on a car he doesn't own and a license plate he reported lost in September of 2010.

Thursday - 06/20/2013, 08:51am EDT

Tags: Ari Ashe, DDOT, bogus ticket, ticketbuster, parking tickets, DMV

D.C. ticket dismissed after blatant error

An erroneous ticket placed on a man's car in D.C. last month left him scratching his head -- especially since the error was stated on the ticket itself.

Tuesday - 05/07/2013, 07:19am EDT

Tags: ticketbuster, District Department of Motor Vehicles, Mary Cheh, Soumya Dey, Ari Ashe

Some speed limits go up in District

Mayor Vincent Gray has ordered an emergency rulemaking to permit the District Department of Transportation to raise the speed limit on four additional roadways in the District of Columbia. The increases will take effect as early as 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, and apply to parts of New York Avenue, Bladensburg Road, North Capitol Street and Canal Road.

Tuesday - 12/18/2012, 12:25am EST

Tags: Mayor Vincent Gray,

Emergency work on Military Road could impact morning rush

Military Road will be closed in both directions at 42nd St. NW just west of Reno Road between 6:15 a.m. and 7:15 a.m. This closure is not related to the on-going work zone on Military Road at Nebraska Ave.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 06:52pm EDT

Tags: traffic blog, amy freedman

Va. woman's car towed once to be towed again

It was a dream night at Nats Park that turned into a nightmare for a local woman.

Wednesday - 05/30/2012, 02:47pm EDT

Tags: Virginia Nicolaidis, District Department of Public Works, Nancee Lyons, Adam Tuss,

Potholepalooza road repair ending in Washington

The District of Columbia's annual "Potholepalooza" campaign to repair roads throughout the city is coming to an end.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 03:53pm EDT

Tags: Potholepalooza, DDOT

Daytime street closures Wednesday in the District

The District Department of Transportation will shut down several streets in Adams Morgan Wednesday between 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday - 04/25/2012, 10:07am EDT

Tags: Adams Morgan, Florida Avenue, U Street,

K Street to undergo upgrades in D.C.

A section of K Street will be revamped starting in March and could impact traffic until the summer of 2013.

Friday - 03/16/2012, 09:27am EDT

Tags: K Street, construction, 3rd street, 7th street