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What do Northern Virginians want most from government? Relief from traffic congestion

Northern Virginia is home to savvy commuters whose knowledge of transportation issues in the region has grown dramatically since 2015, according to a new survey released Wednesday by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.

Report tallies up in 1,200 deficient bridges across Md., Va., DC

Every day, thousands of drivers around the nation’s capital cross over bridges classified by federal engineers as “structurally deficient.”

SafeTrack Surge #12 runs until February 28

Monday is the first weekday that rail commuters will be impacted by the latest SafeTrack Surge which affects the Blue Line.

On Metro, serious crime is down, but ‘violent crime is up’

Serious crime on Metro was down about 5 percent last year overall, but aggravated assaults, rapes and other violent crimes increased by significant proportions, according to statistics released Monday, likely fueling a perception that the transit system has become more dangerous.

D.C., Maryland and Virginia get temporary reprieve from deadline to create Metro safety agency

The District, Maryland and Virginia have been given a reprieve from the temporary loss of millions in federal funding for transportation projects, including more than $4 million in funding earmarked for Metro  —  a penalty for missing a deadline to set up an independent agency…