Sprawl & Crawl

Hot properties in the D.C. area

MRIS Homes released the 10 most expensive homes on the market in the D.C. metro area. As of April 11, prices ranged from $8 million to $22 million.

Monday - 04/21/2014, 12:34pm EDT

95 Express Lanes slated to open on time

Commuters have suffered through construction related delays for long enough. The Interstate 95 and 395 lanes are scheduled to open on time.

Saturday - 04/19/2014, 08:04am EDT
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Oxford-Bellevue Ferry reopens on bay for 2014

Oxford-Bellevue Ferry, nation's oldest such service, reopens for 2014 on Friday

Friday - 04/18/2014, 06:55am EDT

Ticketbuster: Snow causes red-light camera to issue ticket in error

A man fights a red-light camera ticket he received during inclement weather.

Friday - 04/18/2014, 05:21am EDT

D.C. mayoral candidates call parking ticket system 'maddening'

The two candidates for D.C. mayor are working together to overhaul the District's parking enforcement, planning and appeals.

Friday - 04/18/2014, 04:39am EDT

More toll lanes could be coming to the region's roads

As the region makes a list of projects it hopes will become reality in the next decades, a conversation is beginning about adding toll lanes into Washington and elsewhere as well.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 05:30am EDT

Va. transportation plan makes debut Wednesday

Wraps come off $13.1 billion Virginia transportation plan; public hearings to follow

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 01:18am EDT
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Dulles Toll Road fees won't rise for years

Many drivers have feared the cost of taking the Dulles Toll Road would keep rising in order to pay for the Silver Line rail project.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 03:38pm EDT

Closures surrounding D.C.'s Emancipation Day celebration

Police are alerting drivers to expect closures downtown for the Emancipation Day parade, festival and fireworks display.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 03:21pm EDT

Drivers will have to pay to use 95 Express Lanes' HOV lanes

When the I-95 Express Lanes open in Northern Virginia in early 2015, every vehicle using the HOV lanes 24 hours a day, seven days a week will need an E-ZPass or E-Z pass Flex to use them lawfully.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 12:27pm EDT

State offers to help pay for Va. Beach light rail

State offers to help pay for light rail extension in Va., as long as it's not maglev

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:40am EDT

Mix cherry blossoms, warm weather for blooming Metro ridership

Nearly double the average number of riders crowded onto Metro trains this Saturday for the cherry blossom festival.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Cabin John Bridge to close for 2 days of repairs

MacArthur Boulevard on the one-lane Cabin John Bridge will be closed for much of the day on Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27 as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers replaces iron fencing damaged by vehicles.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:45pm EDT

Glowing paint could illuminate the roads of the future

The Netherlands is testing the latest in road design technology: glow-in-the-dark paint.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 12:38pm EDT

Electricity back on at Cleveland Park Metro station

The power is back on at the Cleveland Park Metro Station.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 09:41am EDT

This E-ZPass error can cost you thousands of dollars

With the 495 Express Lanes more than a year old, and the 95 Express Lanes due to open in early 2015, many confused drivers ask WTOP why their E-ZPass works at bridges, but not on the Express Lanes.

Sunday - 04/13/2014, 08:33pm EDT

Railroad repairs to close portion of US 301

A portion of U.S. 301 in Maryland will be closed this weekend for railroad crossing repairs.

Friday - 04/11/2014, 05:37pm EDT

Weather delays $90 million ICC project

The Maryland State Highway Administration says over the winter crews could not get the work done because snow storms repeatedly hit the area.

Friday - 04/11/2014, 08:55am EDT

Northbound George Washington Parkway reopens

All lanes of the northbound George Washington Parkway have reopened between the Memorial Bridge and the Roosevelt Bridge.

Friday - 04/11/2014, 06:03am EDT

Greenway tolls go up on Friday, again

Tolls are already high on the Dulles Greenway, but starting Friday the rates will go even higher.

Thursday - 04/10/2014, 04:21pm EDT
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