Sprawl & Crawl
Metro: passengers can expect longer waits for trains on 3 lines this weekend
An abandoned boat turned heads and caused major delays on the Capital Beltway in Prince George's County Wednesday morning.
WTOP's Hank Silverberg reports.
If completed, a Midcounty Highway extension would be an alternative to Md. 355 and I-270, and provide another route to the Shady Grove Metro station.
All lanes of northbound U.S. 15 in Frederick County reopened Wednesday morning after a water main repair on the roadway.
While a bigger, more affordable house outside the city is appealing, long commutes to work are costly to body and mind -- not just the bank.
Houston-based The Hanover Co. has acquired 6.9 acres at Shady Grove in Rockville and plans a 366-unit apartment project.
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will make a major transportation announcement in Bethesda on Monday reporting a big step forward on the Purple Line and announcing funding for several road and rail projects for Montgomery County.
You're running late and you hit another traffic light. Be warned: This is national Stop on Red Week. Police are on the lookout for red-light runners all week.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says that the average price for regular unleaded gasoline in the Washington metro area was $3.65, a four-cent drop from last week and six cents higher than the same time last year.
Monday marks the beginning of what the Maryland Transit Administration is calling minor changes to service on the Penn Line.
The Virginia Department of Transportation says that there won't be any complete shutdowns of I-95 for bridge work. There will also be Silver Line work, and some delays on the Metro.
When you think of the deadliest month to drive, the height of summer travel probably doesn't come to mind. But if you're planning a road trip soon during the dog days of summer, plan to use extra caution out on the road.
On Monday, the Virginia Department of Transportation will change the traffic flow in the existing High Occupancy Vehicle lanes, cutting off northbound traffic at 10 a.m., instead of 11 a.m., and opening southbound traffic at noon instead of 1 p.m.
There was a surprise delivery at Metro's L'Enfant Plaza around 10:45 a.m. Thursday when a passenger went into labor on the Green Line train and delivered her baby on the platform.
In June, Prince George's County ticket writer Antoine Budd was indicted on 41 counts of fraud, perjury and misconduct. Now one alleged victim tells WTOP she still cannot believe what happened to her.
The Charles County Sheriff's office has suspended its three speed cameras because at least one was placed 300 feet outside of a school zone.
The speed cameras on I-295 near the Blue Plains Water Treatment Plant will be replaced with better cameras.
As part of the "Smooth Operator" safe driving campaign, D.C., Montgomery County and the Maryland State Police gathered with transportation officials to demonstrate for drivers what a difference 10 mph can make.
Fairfax County is exploring a new development option to address its dire need for thousands of affordable residential units — the expansion of studio-only apartment buildings across the jurisdiction.