Metro has failed to properly track millions of dollars in spending, an Office of Inspector General report published this week suggested.
Lyft will have exclusive branding rights inside and outside the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the RFK Stadium campus and the newly opened Entertainment and Sports Arena at St. Elizabeths in Congress Heights.
Top lawmakers are pushing for more public parking as part of a $300 million makeover of Capitol Square in Richmond, Virginia.
The Wharf has been a success in its first year, and there are a lot of ways to get there without using your car, but the rapid density change has made getting around the old-fashioned way a little more difficult. The development’s success has come at a cost to some drivers confounded by traffic backups and parking problems.
Several Metro Board members questioned the wisdom of adding any of the extra trains or buses for which riders have been asking. “But we have a bigger mission than that,” said the agency’s general manager.
The Metro Chief Safety Officer said that after the man fell from the top of the escalator, he was dragged up from the bottom a short distance, then the escalator shut off, sending him to the bottom again.
Drivers willing to give someone a ride for a small fee to cover some of their costs for gas and other expenses need only Waze’s app on their phone. Anyone willing to pay a few bucks to hitch a ride will need to install a different Waze app focused on carpooling.
Interstate 66 slowed at the height of the morning rush hour this August compared to last, but was faster at other times covered by tolls and HOV rules that expanded last December.
Amtrak is adjusting service to Florida for the safety of its passengers and employees because of Hurricane Michael.
Wednesday is National Walk to School Day, but after four Montgomery County high school students were struck while waiting for a bus in Aspen Hill Tuesday, local leaders are pushing for more roadway safety.
A construction company is reimbursing tolls for drivers after one of its trucks caused a 17-hour traffic jam in Virginia.
A ride on a dockless electric scooter left a local 27-year-old rider hospitalized. And though the companies that make the scooters urge their riders to wear helmets, some health experts are seeing a rise in emergency room visits due to injuries while on the scooters.
Montgomery County engineers are nearing final plans to strengthen safety for hikers and bikers on the county’s most popular trail, the Capital Crescent. See photos of the proposed options.
Metro would open up its stations and other property to food and drink sales, under changes set to be presented Thursday to a Metro Board committee.
Metro does not plan to raise fares next year, but it also does not necessarily plan to increase service, even as it hopes riders come flooding back to the system.