The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority’s six-year funding program could pave the way for improvements to many major commuting corridors in the coming years. But after a projected drop in revenue caused by dedicated funding for Metro, some projects were dropped.
As temperatures rise into the the 80s this week, more people will likely be out on the sidewalks and roads, and that means area police agencies are reminding walkers, bikers and drivers to be extra aware.
Lanes closures are on tap for overnight drivers on the Beltway in Virginia as work crews hoist steel for a new overpass.
Tuesday’s forecast includes blustery conditions — but it’s something wind-swept Washington residents have gotten used to during several windier-than-average months.
The interchange will be between Gaithersburg and Germantown, north of Route 124. Earlier this month, the northbound and southbound lanes were shifted to create work space for pile driving and excavation.
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has proposed an ambitious plan to widen lanes on the Beltway and I-270 — and now the state wants to hear from the public about its plans.
Torrential downpours and flooding led to an extended closure of the Interstate 95 Express and Interstate 395 HOV lanes Monday morning. For a time, nearly 20 miles of the carpool facility was off-limits to morning commuters, backing up traffic on the mainline for miles.
Officials in Virginia and across the country will be putting out messages of caution during National Work Zone Awareness Week.
The eruption of unrest in 1968 left scars on D.C. neighborhoods for years. See how the city has changed over 50 years with this interactive photo gallery.
Virginia officials say that the number of crashes and deaths related to drivers distracted by mobile devices is almost on par with those related to drunken driving — and probably higher than reported.
The D.C. area has once again been left high and dry at the tail end of another wishy-washy winter with little snow to show for it. See how this year compares to the wimpiest winters on record.
Americans are living longer and driving later in their lives, but a newly released report shows a growing threat to the safety of older motorists.
An intensifying nor’easter brought coastal flooding to Annapolis, Maryland, Wednesday morning. The flood-prone areas around City Dock were underwater for several hours.
Forecasters expect a weather disturbance to bring a mix of rain and wet snow to parts of the D.C. area midweek, but it’s the storm due to arrive by Monday next week that is raising some eyebrows.
The off-ramp from the Inner Loop onto southbound New Hampshire Avenue is gaining a new traffic signal and seeing other changes this week.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.