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DDOT considering ban on bikes in streetcar lanes

Under a proposal from DDOT, bikes would be banned from using the traffic lanes where streetcar "guideways" are placed.

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 06:47am EDT

Tags: DDOT, DC Streetcar, bicycle lanes, biking, H Street corridor

District streetcar derailed Sunday for emergency drill

A D.C streetcar was derailed Sunday morning for an emergency drill.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 03:48pm EDT

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Arlington board narrowly backs Columbia Pike, Crystal City streetcars

The Arlington board on Saturday adopted a 10-year capital improvement program that includes funding for both the Columbia Pike and Crystal City streetcar lines, a pair of major transit projects that are seen either as important economic initiatives or massive boondoggles.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 11:33am EDT

Tags: Columbia Pike, Arlington County Board

Major parking ticket crackdown begins in D.C. this week

Starting Monday, ticket writers in the District of Columbia will crack down on illegal parking along the H Street-Benning Road corridor from the Hopscotch Bridge to the old Spingarn High School.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 04:45am EDT

Tags: h street, street car, Ari Ashe, parking tickets,

Arlington releases streetcar videos as Rt. 1 busway nears opening

A new rapid busway is set to open next month that will give Arlington and Alexander commuters an alternate to driving U.S. Route 1. Meanwhile Arlington continues to defends its planned Columbia Pike streetcar line.

Tuesday - 07/08/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Tags: Columbia Pike, Metroway, bus, Route 1

Behind-the-scenes look at D.C. streetcar, car barn (Videos)

After several hiccups, could the streetcars hit the city sooner than later?

Monday - 05/19/2014, 02:04pm EDT

Tags: Ari Ashe, DDOT

As streetcars return, a look at trolley-era technology

As the return of streetcars nears in the District, WTOP takes a look back at technology in the bygone trolley era.

Monday - 04/28/2014, 04:16am EDT

Tags: trolley, Ken Rucker, National Capital Trolley Museum, Neal Augenstein

Consultant: Streetcar could generate $3B for economy

An independent consultant hired by Arlington County has found that the planned Columbia Pike streetcar could generate between $2.2-3 billion more than an enhanced bus system for the corridor over the next 30 years.

Wednesday - 03/26/2014, 05:20pm EDT

Tags: Arlington,

Streetcar wires energized, public warned to steer clear

As testing for the new DC Streetcar line continues, wires that power the cars will remain energized and officials are reminding the public to stay clear of the power stations and overhead lines.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 03:55pm EST

Tags: Max Smith, power lines

Hundreds apply for 34 D.C. streetcar jobs

Hundreds gathered outside the Districts Department of Employment Services office in Northeast D.C. Monday hoping to be one of the lucky few to fill 34 job opening for the District's new streetcar system.

Tuesday - 01/28/2014, 05:06am EST

Tags: mike murillo, D.C. Streetcar

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