Sprawl & Crawl
The trend of paying a toll to drive faster may be headed to a new level in Texas -- where of course, everything is bigger.
Both Metro and Amtrak will take increased security measures, but there aren't any credible threats to rail systems.
The State Highway Administration has added the U.S. 15 work zone at Motter Avenue to the Maryland Safezones program, according to a news release from SHA.
Inspectors found new hairline cracks on the bridge that carries the ICC over U.S. 29 in Briggs Chaney and a ramp near U.S. 29.
A Montgomery County spokesman says no problems have been found with the brakes on a Ride On bus that crashed into a house last month.
Motorists can expect delays on the Arlington Memorial Bridge as a two-month construction projects gets under way.
New Hampshire Avenue will become a two-way street and new sidewalks will be installed between Dupont Circle and Washington Circle.
Montgomery County has adjusted the schedules for some Ride On bus routes to more accurately reflect travel times and to better match up with other transit options.
The new Dulles Airport Access Highway eastbound ramp to the Beltway inner and outer loops will open Saturday. The ramp provides a safer and more convenient direct connection to the Beltway.
A $92,000 federal grant will help plan the future of the Cambridge-Dorchester Airport.
Opponents call it "Tollmageddon," but operators of the Dulles Toll Road say big toll hikes are necessary to help pay for the Dulles Rail project.
There are new calls for a complete ban on the use of all handheld electronic devices while driving.
Public hearings start Thursday on a proposal to increase rates on the Dulles Toll Road.
Singer-songwriter Angela Petry takes out her frustrations over the tolls on the 14-mile long road.
Construction of the new Express Lanes on Interstate 95 in Northern Virginia has reopened the debate on why the project won't go all the way to the D.C. line.
The proposed Tri-County Parkway would be a north- south highway connecting Loudoun and Prince William counties. It would be a 10-mile limited access highway, connecting Interstate 66 near Gainesville in Prince William County to Route 50, near the Stone Ridge community in Loudoun County.
The forecast could be good for your commute now that AAA is predicting the Washington region will soon be off the Top 10 Worst Commute list.
A D.C. councilmember is calling for the establishment of a relief fund for victims of flooding in the Bloomingdale neighborhood over the weekend.
Lon Anderson, AAA Mid-Atlantic spokesman
Metro is implementing a minimum balance requirement for SmarTrip cards to enter the transit system, and SmarTrip users can add money to their cards online.