Beginning Wednesday night, the Virginia Department of Transportation will put up new signs raising the speed limit from 60 to 65 mph on a 9.5-mile segment of I-64.
Drivers on a stretch of U.S. Route 1 in Alexandria, Virginia, should get ready to slow down — fast. The change goes into effect Monday.
Metro trains are more likely to run red signals Monday mornings and afternoons and Friday at lunchtime than at any other time of day, and safety investigators believe that cutting trains’ top speeds or making those stop signals brighter could help cut down on major safety incidents.
WASHINGTON — Maryland drivers could travel a little faster on some state highways under a bill making its way through the General Assembly. The legislation would allow Maryland’s speed limit on highways to be increased…
For the first 30 days, they will issue warning tickets. After that, speeding comes at a price.
Two months after the Intercounty Connector speed limit went from 55 to 60 mph, speeding tickets have dropped 30 percent.
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