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Bi-County Parkway, Battlefield bypass moving forward

Virginia and the National Park Service will move ahead with both the Bi-County Parkway and the Manassas National Battlefield Park Bypass at the same time.

Friday - 09/13/2013, 07:38am EDT

Tags: bi-county parkway, Manassas National Battlefield Park Bypass, Dulles International Airport, Manassas Battlefield, Sean Connaughton, vdot, Hank Silverberg, Colleen Kelleher

Potomac ferry service idea resurfaces

If you could, would you ditch the car and take a boat to work? A commuter ferry on the Potomac River for passengers only is being considered once again and this time there may be money to operate it.

Thursday - 08/08/2013, 05:32am EDT

Tags: Potomac River, ferry service, vdot, Sean Connaughton, Hank Silverberg

Major improvements possible for U.S. 1 in Fairfax, Prince William

One of America's oldest highways and a primary commuter route in Northern Virginia could get a major face-lift.

Tuesday - 06/11/2013, 07:22am EDT

Tags: route 1, U.S. 1, bus rapid transit, Sean Connaughton, Metrorail, Hank Silverberg, sprawl & crawl

Funding possible for 16 Northern Virginia road and 26 transit projects

The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority is one step closer to deciding what projects will get funding in July from the newly passed transportation package.

Friday - 04/26/2013, 07:28am EDT

Tags: transportation funding, nvta, Ari Ashe, VRE, Northern Virginia Transportation Authority, Sean Connaughton

Battle brewing over control of Va. transit funding

There's another power struggle in Virginia over how tax dollars are being spent on mass transit.

Monday - 06/18/2012, 03:53pm EDT

Tags: Northern Virginia Transportation Commission, Bob McDonnell, Sean Connaughton, Sharon Bulova, Hank Silverberg, transportation, Commonwealth Transportation Board

Nowhere to go: Making better use of the roads we have

Many of the D.C. area's roads are at maximum. There's nowhere to go so we have to make better use of what we have.

Wednesday - 06/13/2012, 01:56pm EDT

Tags: Sean Connaughton, Interstate 66

LaHood vows to stand behind the Dulles Rail Project

Planning for the Silver Line is on the right track, says U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.

Wednesday - 05/02/2012, 06:28pm EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, Silver Line, Dulles rail project, Ray LaHood, Sean Connaughton

Quicker commutes will take their toll, literally

Want a faster commute? It's going to cost. More and more transportation leaders are putting stock in tolls as the way to keep traffic-choked areas moving.

Wednesday - 04/11/2012, 04:31am EDT

Tags: beltway, toll, transportation, Intercounty Connector, Adam Tuss, Sean Connaughton