Drivers in Tysons and Reston could soon have to pay for street parking as Fairfax County is set to study parking management plans that would trigger changes within the next two years.
The dockless app-based shared scooters are already on the streets in Alexandria, Arlington and the District. And these scooters will likely come to Fairfax County despite concerns from county leaders.
Music in Metro stations is expected to return, despite recent silence at Columbia Heights and Gallery Place, General Manager Paul Wiedefeld said.
Thousands of commuters looking to get out of the D.C. region’s terrible traffic will have more frequent Metro or bus service starting Monday.
The Wreaths Across America event at Arlington National Cemetery will lead to changes in Metro’s track work schedule and traffic patterns around the cemetery. Find out what’s happening, as well as other transit and road changes over the weekend.
Metrorail riders may see targeted fare increases at certain times next year, but will not face across-the-board fare hikes, a series of votes Thursday by the Metro Board assured.
While Metro has reported fewer unexpected disruptions for riders lately, the replacement of 39 feet of rail at the height of the evening rush delayed thousands of commuters. The crack was detected by Metro’s internal systems.
This year’s traffic jams have been some of the worst, and local leaders are working with local and federal agencies to improve the George Washington Parkway and other roads before Amazon’s HQ2 arrives.
The price of such a change, the commission said, would be Metro’s safety and reliability. But the District believes the cuts to evening and weekend service have created significant hardships for riders and businesses, even if there might have been some maintenance improvements.
In a significant milestone, Metro ran a track inspection vehicle Tuesday from the current end of the Silver Line through to the area around Dulles Airport, the contractor building the second phase of the line said.
If the transit board does not vote, the system’s operating hours could revert to the old hours of 3 a.m. closings Friday and Saturday, midnight closings weeknights, and 7 a.m. to 12 a.m. service Sunday.
A jury recommended the sentence for James Alex Fields on Tuesday for having driven his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, in 2017.
Metro riders should expect to pay for parking, even on weekends, during events that draw big crowds into D.C. In addition, some changes may be ahead for those riders who park on Saturdays without special events.
Major sections of the Blue and Yellow lines are shutting down next summer, and it’s not too son to figure out how to get around. Here’s what’s being planned.
James Alex Fields drove his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last year tied, which led to the death of Heather Heyer.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.