• Secret Service responds to Wednesday’s gridlock

    WASHINGTON — The Secret Service has responded to the gridlock it created Wednesday when a presidential motorcade stopped traffic on the Capital Beltway during the evening commute. Here’s the statement the Secret Service released: “The Secret…

  • Not everyone thinks D.C. traffic is the worst

    WASHINGTON — This week, an annual Texas Transportation Institute report once again found that the D.C. metro region has the worst traffic in the country. But not everyone agrees with the report’s findings.  Transit advocates…

  • D.C. tops list of nation’s worst traffic gridlock

    WASHINGTON — This may come as no surprise to anyone who has been stuck in traffic on Interstate 66, Interstate 95 or the Capital Beltway. The Washington, D.C. area has the worst traffic gridlock in…

  • Gridlock’s grind may affect political participation

    How much you commute and how much money you make may affect your level of civic participation
    your level of political apathy, a new study finds.

  • More money for local roads tops Md. mayors’ wish lists

    Several Montgomery County mayors told state lawmakers representing the county that it\’s time to bring home more money for municipal transportation projects and maintenance.

  • Frederick explains last weekend’s massive gridlock

    Drivers heading up Interstate 270 to Frederick,
    Md. last Saturday probably wondered out loud \”Hey?
    What\’s going on? Why is I-270 a rolling parking