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Report: Millennials' shift away from cars to drive future transportation needs

As the millennial generation ages, they are unlikely to change their transportation habits much and politicians should take note and begin planning for a major shift in how America gets around, according to a new study of millennial driving trends.

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 03:35pm EDT

Tags: driving, millennials, U.S. Public Interest Research Group

Workshops set on transit extension to Norfolk base

Public workshops are scheduled this week on a proposed extension of mass transit to Naval Station Norfolk.

Monday - 09/09/2013, 12:35pm EDT

Tags: Naval Station Norfolk,

More people sharing rides to work, taking transit

More Americans are sharing rides to work or taking public transportation rather than driving alone, according to new Census data.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 10:09am EDT

Tags: Madeline Tallman, commuting, Kristi King,


Montgomery Co. taxpayers may shoulder new bus transit costs

Montgomery County is looking at a bus rapid transit system, but county planners say residents could end up paying for empty buses.

Sunday - 06/03/2012, 06:46am EDT

Tags: bus rapid transit, Montgomery County Council

WTOP Beltway Poll: 2/3 support wider highways

Nearly two-thirds of people in the Washington area believe highways in the region should be widened, and there also is very strong support for expanding mass transit, according to a WTOP Beltway Poll.

Monday - 03/05/2012, 07:46am EST

Tags: wtop beltway poll, mitchell miller, sprawl & crawl, Metro, highways,