Search Result

Search Tags:  ari ashe

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, Silver Line, reston, pentagon, wmata

County execs Leggett and Baker push for gas tax

With the clock ticking for reaching a deal on transportation funding, lawmakers in Annapolis heard testimony Wednesday on Senate President Mike Miller's proposal to add a 3 percent sales tax on gas and to allow local counties to raise the gas tax to 5 percent.

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 12:57pm EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, transportation, gas tax, Maryland, Senate President Mike Miller, Isiah "Ike" Leggett, Rushern Baker

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, Silver Line, Fairfax County Department of Transportation, Reston Citizens Association, reston, Ari Ashe

Drivers receive fines for cheating tolls on the Beltway Express Lanes

Since the lanes opened last November, Virginia State Police tell WTOP that law enforcement handed out 51 tickets to drivers who falsely claimed to be a high-occupancy vehicle.

Saturday - 02/16/2013, 09:43am EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, sprawl & crawl, express lanes, tolls, high-occupancy vehicles

Roger Berliner: Saving Purple Line requires governor's involvement

Without new money the Purple Line and the Corridor Cities Transitway may be put on hold, and one Montgomery County councilmember believes the governor needs to take a more active role so that doesn't happen.

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 11:13am EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, Purple Line

Rockville sees massive jump in red-light camera tickets

Red-light camera tickets were up 343 percent between Aug. 1, 2012 and Dec. 31, 2012 compared with the same period in 2011, according to an analysis by WTOP and AAA Mid-Atlantic.

Monday - 02/11/2013, 05:34am EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, AAA, red light cameras, Rockville, sprawl and crawl

Fairfax Connector to add routes from Reston to Silver Line

The Fairfax Connector plans to open 15 new bus routes in 2013 to coincide with the opening of the Metro's Silver Line into Reston.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 04:27am EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, Silver Line, sprawl & crawl, sprawl and crawl, Dulles Rail, reston, Fairfax Connector

Answers on Green Line power outage coming Feb. 14

Answers for January's Green Line power outage will be coming later this month.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 09:15am EST

Tags: Ari Ashe, Green line, sprawl and crawl, sprawl & crawl

Higher parking rates debated for Georgetown, Adams Morgan

New parking rates could come to several popular destinations, including Georgetown and Adams Morgan in late 2013 or early 2014, according to the D.C. Department of Transportation.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 04:49am EST

Tags: sprawl & crawl, sprawl and crawl, Ari Ashe, ddot, parking, georgetown, Adams Morgan

Pedestrian safety is a priority for some counties, but not all

Crossing a street in the D.C. metro area can prove challenging for bikers and pedestrians, but some jurisdictions are doing a better job than others when it comes to balancing pedestrian and driver safety.

Sunday - 02/03/2013, 07:11am EST

Tags: pedestrian safety, crosswalks, Arlington County, sprawl & crawl, Ari Ashe

  •  
  • 25
  •