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When highway fund runs out, Virginia is in trouble

The federal Highway Trust Fund is going broke and Virginia Transportation Secretary Aubrey Lane is urging Congress to pump it up.

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 04:53am EDT

Tags: Aubrey Lane, transportation, Highway Trust Fund, Dick Uliano

Small plane lands on NYC highway

A small plane traveling to Connecticut after taking a tour of the Statue of Liberty made an emergency landing Saturday on a New York City interstate highway, startling drivers but touching down safely with no serious injuries to anyone aboard or on the ground, officials said.

Sunday - 01/05/2014, 08:27am EST

Tags: plane,

States looking to new tolls to pay for highways

Driving onto an Interstate highway? Crossing a bridge on the way into work? Taking a tunnel under a river or bay? Get ready to pay.

Thursday - 05/24/2012, 12:28pm EDT

Tags: tolls, states, road trip

WTOP Beltway Poll: 2/3 support wider highways

Nearly two-thirds of people in the Washington area believe highways in the region should be widened, and there also is very strong support for expanding mass transit, according to a WTOP Beltway Poll.

Monday - 03/05/2012, 07:46am EST

Tags: wtop beltway poll, mitchell miller, sprawl & crawl, Metro, mass transit