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Travel by train, bus and car will be difficult in Washington this weekend as the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and Half Marathon will block a number of streets throughout the city on Saturday.
Commuters traveling the 25 miles from the Quantico Marine Corps Base to Fort Belvoir know how frustrating the stop-and-go trip along U.S. 1 can be. Prince William County officials say they hope state funding will be allocated for two major projects to improve traffic flow.
It's known by several names: U.S. 29, Colesville Road and Columbia Pike. It's also a road many people use to commute between D.C. and Baltimore to avoid the hassle of Interstate 95 or the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.
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.
Weekend track work will slow Metro riders on four of the system's five rail lines, including travelers heading to Reagan National Airport.
A Fairfax County police officer had to be cut from his cruiser after a driver going the wrong way on Little River Turnpike slammed into his cruiser, police say.
Bridgework will close lanes along Interstate 95 in Richmond all weekend. Delays are expected.
The gridlock in Congress over finding a way to avoid sequestration could actually mean less gridlock on D.C.-area roads.
D.C. Mayor Vince Gray says new transportation strategies will need to be explored to accommodate the area's growing population.
There will be intermittent full lane closures on the Outer Loop of the Beltway at Route 7 Leesburg Pike at Exit 47. The closures could last up to 30 minutes at a time.