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  • 16th Street bridge to reopen early

    WASHINGTON – Work on the 16th Street bridge at Military Road is wrapping up early, promising congestion relief for the tens of thousands of drivers who take it daily. During rebuilding, only one lane in…

  • DDOT details area’s structurally deficient bridges

    WASHINGTON — The most recent data from the District Department of Transportation shows 12 bridges in Washington have structural deficiencies. That’s the fewest in decades. Still, many of Washington’s busiest bridges are in need of…

  • D.C. to audit traffic system security vulnerabilities

    WASHINGTON — The possibility of cyber criminals hacking into, and manipulating the District’s traffic light system is prompting transportation leaders to investigate where and how hackers are likely to strike. Amid claims from an Argentine…

  • New parking signs in Northwest create confusion

    WASHINGTON — New parking signs have popped up that are both confusing and incorrect near the recently-opened Giant on Wisconsin Avenue in Northwest D.C. Red “No Parking” signs were posted a block from the grocery…

  • Illegal U-turns across Pennsylvania Avenue bike lanes growing safety concern

    WASHINGTON — The month of May is filled with bike-related events: Bike to School Day, Bike to Work Day and it’s National Bike Month. But some area cyclists complain that instead of feeling encouraged to…

  • New traffic-light timing seeks to unclog D.C. intersections

    WASHINGTON — Some of the most frustrating intersections in the District could get a little less exasperating, starting Friday night. D.C.’s Department of Transportation will start rolling out new traffic light timing at about 8…

  • D.C. admits Sunday parking sign is wrong

    WASHINGTON — Drivers parking along one Georgetown block have been getting tickets on their windshield for following the rules, and now D.C. is voiding those tickets or issuing refunds. A parking sign in the 2900 block of…

  • Nationals fans confused by parking restrictions, conflicting signs

    WASHINGTON — Around Nationals Park, a new pay-to-park policy on Sundays and holidays lacks a basic function: the ability to pay. Before the season began, the District Department of Transportation announced drivers would have to…

  • Bowser budget revives streetcar

    WASHINGTON – The delayed and troubled D.C. Streetcar was at risk of being mothballed as recently as last month but now the Bowser administration has reversed course and is talking about expanding the project. The…

  • How would you interpret this sign?

    WASHINGTON — Some people joke that you need a PhD to interpret many parking signs in Washington D.C., especially around churches with services on Sundays. In one Georgetown neighborhood block, the signs are very confusing.…

  • Construction brings delays on 16th Street

    WASHINGTON — A large-scale construction project has begun on 16th Street in Northwest D.C., leading to traffic delays that will persist in the months ahead. Crews with the District Department of Transportation are working to…

  • Bridge replacement to disrupt 16th Street commute

    Commuters who take 16th Street NW can expect delays and lane closures for bridge replacement work.

  • D.C. will test overnight deliveries to businesses

    Circling, hovering and double-parked delivery trucks, the bane of commuters seeking a curbside parking space in downtown D.C. weekdays, will soon have a new option in parts of downtown: Overnight deliveries. D.C.’s Department of Transportation…

  • Bike advocates underwhelmed by D.C.’s plans to add bikeways

    WASHINGTON — Fans of commuting on two wheels will have a few more route options to traverse through the city. The District’s Department of Transportation is adding nearly 7 miles of bike ways to the…

  • D.C. sign inspections will close lanes next week

    WASHINGTON — Drivers in the District will have a few more obstacles to dodge next week: The District Department of Transportation will close lanes of some streets Sunday through Friday so crews can do structural…