Sprawl & Crawl
The first day back to work after a long holiday weekend brought with it problems on four major commuter routes Tuesday morning.
The State Highway Administration says it's beginning a two-year project to renovate the Interstate 68 bridge over Cumberland.
Major safety improvements are in the works for an oddly shaped traffic circle that connects Montgomery County and D.C., but local leaders say the process of improving the problematic circle is taking too long.
The transit agency says as of 2 p.m. Sunday that there a few thousand of the cards left at the Metro Center sales office in downtown D.C., but there are long lines to pick up the cards.
It is still more than a decade away, but the Purple Line could change the way people travel between Montgomery and Prince George's counties.
The District government has extended the public comment period on D.C.'s extensive new building codes through Feb. 22.
Despite late night unofficial inaugural balls, Metro won't run late.
A local community group is continuing it's fight against the Maryland Transportation Authority, arguing the noise on the InterCounty Connector is making life in the neighborhood unbearable.
The Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce has tossed its support to Gov. Bob McDonnell's transportation funding plan, the largest organization in the Washington area so far to back the controversial proposal.
Documents show a former top official at the agency that manages the Washington area's two airports created a no-bid contract that paid his wife and daughter more than $175,000.
A change the Virginia Department of Transportation hopes to make in the spring will give Capital Beltway drivers a better idea of whether it's worth their time and money to take the 495 Express Lanes.
Metro says it has finished some emergency maintenance that caused major delays on the busy Red Line during the morning rush hour.
Better slow down on the Intercounty Connector.
Drivers in Bethesda are familiar with BRAC- related construction aimed at easing the traffic crush around Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and that work is progressing.
The state is negotiating with the owners of the private Dulles Greenway to purchase the 14-mile road that runs from Dulles International Airport to Leesburg.
Nearly two months after the Beltway Express Lanes opened, drivers have mixed experiences.
Metro is proposing to add more than 300 new jobs in the next budget year.
Millions of dollars in unpaid tolls have gone uncollected in Maryland, but a new proposal being considered by the General Assembly aims to make it harder to dodge fees and easier to collect the cash.
The Metro transit system is offering a $3 rebate to anyone who buys a reusable debit card to pay fares.
Officials with Washington's Metro transit system say few people are claiming $3 rebates being offered to those who buy SmarTrip cards.