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Bike lane installation slows down in the District

So far this year, the D.C. Department of Transportation has installed 2.27 miles of bike lanes, just a fraction of what the city built last year and no where near its goal to add 7.5 miles by the end of the year.

Human Error And Gaps In Safety Policy Caused Metro Derailment, Says Report

A stunning maintenance lapse that led to the derailment of an empty passenger train was caused by the combination of a single employee’s error and flawed safety processes, an internal investigation by the D.C. region’s transit authority has found.

Not Everyone Thinks DC Traffic is the Worst

This week, an annual Texas Transportation Institute report once again found that the D.C. metro region has the worst traffic in the country.

Urban areas where commuters endure the most extra hours

Traffic congestion nationally reached a new peak last year and is greater than ever before, according to a report by the Texas A&M Transportation Institute and INRIX Inc. Their analysis is based on federal data on the number of cars on the road and on…

Is Virginia trying to turn the carpool lane into a ‘cash cow’?

If Virginia was really interested in supporting carpooling instead of having a cash cow, they would change their HOV3 policy to HOV2, like Maryland.