Virginia Transportation Secretary Shannon Valentine plans a Commonwealth Transportation Board task force to outline how any additional name change request should be handled.
Metro’s latest quarterly report card shows ridership is below projections and down from the prior year on both rail and bus. It means less fare and parking revenue, but Metro has cut costs for workers and contract services, so it remains ahead of budget. See the agency’s latest performance numbers.
Metro work along with a number of events and construction closures could slow you down this weekend. Here’s what you need to know.
Alexandria’s DASH bus is testing a mobile payment app during Metro’s summerlong closure of Blue and Yellow Line stations south of Reagan National Airport. To entice riders this summer, DASH is only charging $1 fares to those paying with the app, rather than the usual $1.75.
All Blue and Yellow Line stations south of Reagan National Airport are closing from May 25 through Sept. 8 in Metro’s largest round-the-clock shutdown yet. Here’s what you need to know.
A state law passed this year gives Fairfax County permission, starting this summer, to issue permits to residents of neighborhoods otherwise engulfed in cut-through traffic to allow those residents to ignore the turn restrictions.
With a monthslong closing of six Blue and Yellow lines stations south of Reagan National Airport, Metro does not want passengers to be dissuaded from using the transit system. Their message: Many of you can still take the train.
The Commonwealth Transportation Board voted Wednesday to change the official name of U.S. Route 1 through Arlington County to Richmond Highway this fall.
After complaints from some parts of the D.C. region, a revised funding plan revealed Tuesday includes several more road projects in Northern Virginia and elsewhere across the state.
Last month, a train sped toward track workers at about 40 mph, more than twice Metro’s safe speed limit when there are people on the tracks. An initial investigation revealed what caused the near miss.
Fairfax County is planning a significant expansion of Capital Bikeshare, but expects to hit pause on any wide-ranging county-endorsement of dockless shared scooters and bikes along a major study corridor.
A review of the trial program finds the 35% of Justice High School students who have a Metrobus-enabled pass have taken more than 32,000 Metrobus trips this year.
With more traffic expected in and around Alexandria, Virginia, starting in less than two weeks, the city is set to cut evening and weekend parking rates at its garages during the major Metro shutdown.
The northbound George Washington Parkway will remain closed at least through the end of Tuesday morning’s rush hour, the National Park Service said Monday.
A Canadian tourist whose foot and hand were seriously injured after getting stuck in an escalator at the Smithsonian Metro when he was 14 years old is suing Metro for $20 million.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.