Officials are hoping to win approval for extended Amtrak service to Christiansburg from Roanoke.
Metro’s largest union said when nearly half of inspectors and supervisors were disciplined in late 2016 that the workers were simply doing things the way they had been trained to do them, and the arbitration panel now agrees.
The region’s transportation plan, called Visualize 2045, includes more than 300 projects that local, state or regional agencies believe will be completed between now and 2045.
Metro Transit Police released a picture of the suspect. They said he may have cut himself during the incident.
The National Park Service said Wednesday that the Arlington Memorial Bridge will be closed for additional repairs the next couple of nights, as well as this weekend.
A proposed action plan just made available by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority would stick to plans to raise the mainline toll plaza rate from $2.50 to $3.25 and to raise ramp tolls from $1 to $1.50.
Maryland State Police say that the multiple accidents and lane closures Friday morning on the Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway were caused by a buildup of oil on the road and a mixture of moisture.
A D.C. Council Committee has passed a measure to make fare-skipping a $50 fine — and not a crime punished by up to 10 days in jail. The full council still needs to vote on the measure.
Regional transportation planners are questioning Maryland’s possible plans for a newly expanded Gov. Harry Nice Bridge that would make cyclists either use a lane with cars or squeeze onto a narrow path with pedestrians on one side of the bridge.
Ninety-nine people died in traffic-related crashes in Prince George’s County, Maryland, and 35 lost their lives in Fairfax County, Virginia, in 2017. The numbers mark a sharp upswing from 2016, despite both counties’ efforts to eliminate roadway fatalities.
Significant work is planned this weekend for Metro, and there are plenty of other complications if you’re trying to get around this Columbus Day weekend. Here’s what you need to know.
In one crash, six people were taken to a hospital in a multivehicle crash, and in another crash, a box truck struck a drugstore. Both crashes happened in Northeast D.C. on Wednesday night.
The political odds of a new bridge across the Potomac River are slim, but a member of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors says “the will of the people usually perseveres.”
Signs in front of George Mason University’s Arlington campus in Virginia Square direct dockless electric scooter riders to park the vehicles at a nearby bike rack, rather than abandoning them at random.
Amtrak is due to submit a new safety management system plan to the federal government by Nov. 1 that includes plans to more closely watch for near misses like the approximately 115 major operating violations already recorded each year.