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The Virginia Department of Transportation again plans closures of the HOV lanes on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia.
More people are using the 495 Express Lanes in Virginia but the increase in traffic in the lanes' first six months has been slow.
With the Fairfax County Parkway carrying nearly as much traffic as an interstate highway, one county supervisor thinks the state should study the possibility of widening the parkway to add High Occupancy Vehicle lanes or High Occupancy Toll lanes.
Local transportation leaders want area residents to know that ending the solo drive to work in favor of ride sharing could save them time and money.
The National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board is expected to approve a $1 billion financing plan for I-95/395 express lanes that would run from Garrisonville Road in Stafford County to about Edsall Road in Fairfax County.
There may never be a better time to put a carpool group together than right now.