In an effort to reduce congestion and safety hazards, the District will be experimenting with new parking restrictions near Dupont Circle on weekend nights. See when to avoid which areas.
Some intersections in Northeast slated to be adjusted will include a signal strategy called Leading Pedestrian Interval, or LPI, which gives pedestrians a head start.
D.C. is about to follow other cities, including Arlington, in replacing incandescent street lighting with LED lights — a decision that’s getting a lot of reaction from residents.
One answer to congested commutes in the capital region may be a new commuter ferry service that would carry vehicles on the Potomac between Virginia and the District of Columbia, and the federal government is helping the effort.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched a public service campaign aimed to prevent car thefts.
The District’s Department of Transportation confirms the latest round of testing is over, and it’s now a waiting game.
The Department of Transportation set up an online registry for small unmanned aircraft that weigh more than 0.55 pounds and less than 55 pounds. It opens Dec. 21.
If you find a great parking space in front of a broken parking meter, can you park there? The answer is complicated.
The U.S. Department of Transportation is
proposing new regulations that
would make hybrid and electric vehicles noisier
and safer to pedestrians.
Michigan drivers will test 3,000 smart cars, buses
and trucks that can talk to one another as part of
a yearlong study to gauge whether the technology
reduces injuries and fatalities.
\”Off!\” shouted a utility worker wearing goggles
and a full protective suit. Thanks to his careful
maneuvering, gas had stopped blowing out of a
ruptured line in the ground.
Montgomery County just wrapped up an extensive
series of repaving projects,
covering 43 miles. Stimulus funds — nearly $7
million — paid for all of it.
After a year-long investigation, the
department\’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety
Administration has shut down three primary
companies that oversaw a broad network of
One ticket seller, nine active bus companies
13 companies already ordered to cease operation
were also a part of the operation, according to
an agency release.
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.