Search Result

Search Tags:  Silver Line

Report: Metro's new Silver Line may hinder commutes

A new report from Metro shows the system's upcoming Silver Line will force tens of thousands of people to wait longer, in larger crowds.

Tuesday - 04/09/2013, 09:08am EDT

Tags: metro,

Popular bus routes saved for Pentagon commuters

Two popular express bus routes connecting Reston to the Pentagon and Crystal City have been saved from the chopping block.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 06:28am EDT

Tags: ari ashe, sprawl & crawl, Fairfax County Department of Transportation, Fairfax Connector, pentagon, metro,

Fairfax Co. looks skyward hoping to reduce tolls

Fairfax County Supervisor Pat Herrity wants the county to consider selling the air rights above the new Silver Line and to use the proceeds to reduce tolls on the Dulles Toll Road.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 06:29am EDT

Tags: Dulles Toll Road, tolls, mwaa, air rights, Hank Silverberg, Pat Herrity

Metro to Centreville and Potomac Mills? Federal study requested

Two Virginia congressmen have introduced legislation to study extending Metrorail to Centreville, Woodbridge and Potomac Mills.

Sunday - 03/10/2013, 12:18am EST

Tags: metrorail, Gerry Connolly, Jim Moran, Centreville, Va., Woodbridge, Va., Hank Silverberg

Listen

Weekend Wakeup: Spring brings travelers, time change

It's time to spring ahead! Sunday morning's time change means you'll lose an hour of sleep an hour of Metro service. Plus expect more cars on the area's highways as spring traffic ramps up. That and more in your Weekend Wakeup.

Friday - 03/08/2013, 05:48pm EST

Tags: traffic, metrorail, bridge work, daylight saving time, st. patricks day

Riders upset Fairfax Connector may end Pentagon express service

To accommodate service on the Metro's future Silver Line, the Fairfax County Department of Transportation may eliminate bus service to the Pentagon and Crystal City, a proposal that could affect thousands of federal workers.

Friday - 02/22/2013, 03:56pm EST

Tags: metro, Fairfax Connector, ari ashe, Reston, pentagon, Wmata

Reston citizens worried the Silver Line will bring gridlock

Some Reston residents are worried that the opening the first phase of Metro's Silver Line will make traffic worse near one of the stations scheduled to open at the end of the year.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 06:51am EST

Tags: metro, Fairfax County Department of Transportation, Reston Citizens Association, Reston, ari ashe

Traffic flow on I-66 at failing levels during rush hour

A new study finds the amount of time that I-66 is jammed could double to ten hours a day in each direction within 30 years.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 02:47pm EST

Tags: I-66, Environmental Impact Statement, max smith

Fairfax officials fear Silver Line funding in jeopardy

As Virginia lawmakers continue to debate how to pay for transportation projects in the state, Fairfax County officials fear the loss of $300 million that is slated to help pay for constructing the Silver Line to Dulles.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 03:38pm EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, transportation funding, transportation funding reform bill, Sharon Bulova, jeff mckay

  •  
  • 5
  •