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.
Dangerous, icy road conditions Monday in the D.C. region resulted in a 16-vehicle pileup on Military Road that closed down westbound lanes for hours during the rush hour commute.
Metro is refunding nearly 600 rush-hour riders for significantly delayed trips Friday, the first day of Metro’s new automatic rush-hour refund program. Metro said 92.6 percent of the approximately 600,000 rail rider trips were on time Friday.
Roadwork is scheduled to begin along a congested section of Massachusetts Avenue near Dupont Circle. Road, curb and sidewalk repair work is expected to close lanes, restrict parking and cause delays.
Big changes for Interstate 66 commuters are about a year away. Construction kicked off Monday morning to install toll gantries east of the Capital Beltway.
Additional traffic control officers are being hired to help ease the flow of all that extra traffic created by Metro’s track project.
With Metro trains single tracking in Virginia drivers saw an increase of cars on the road during the morning rush hour.
Rush-hour parking rules will be extended 30 minutes each morning and afternoon, or in some cases all day, on major D.C. roads that carry heavy bus traffic as part of the District’s efforts to keep traffic moving during 10 months of round-the-clock Metro track repairs.
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The D.C. region survived one rush hour without Metrorail and was moving through its second commute without major traffic problems so far.
A bill in the Virginia Senate that aims to block the collection of tolls on Interstate 66 inside the Capital Beltway, unless the road is widened, did not get the support of the subcommittee.
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