Maryland's Intercounty Connector will link Interstate 270 in Gaithersburg to Interstate 95 in Laurel. The highway is currently under construction and is scheduled to open in segments between 2011 and 2012, with Contract A opening February 23, 2011.
Think our tolls are high? Check out Houston.
Experiences with HOT lanes in Texas in Houston and the subway in San Francisco will sound familiar to the D.C. region’s travelers.
Maryland cuts tolls on Bay Bridge, ICC and other roadways
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2015; 8:44 PM)
Purple Line supporters tout more jobs, economic growth as decision looms
(The Washington Post, May 5, 2015; 6:20 PM)
Maryland’s top highway, transit officials resign
(The Washington Post, April 23, 2015; 8:46 PM)
Should Virginia tap the brakes on plans for I-66 HOT lanes?
(The Washington Post, April 22, 2015; 3:10 PM)
Drivers protest those who seek the inside track on highways
(The Washington Post, April 21, 2015; 1:35 PM)
Industrial-style condos coming to Downtown Crown in Gaithersburg
(The Washington Post, April 14, 2015; 5:30 AM)
Atlanta HOT lanes hold lessons for D.C. region
(The Washington Post, April 2, 2015; 8:46 AM)
Prince George's crime report
(The Washington Post, March 18, 2015; 4:17 PM)
What else could we try to ease highway congestion?
(The Washington Post, March 18, 2015; 1:11 PM)
Suspect in Md. shootings is linked to ninth incident
(The Washington Post, March 11, 2015; 3:07 PM)
Man suspected in six Md. shooting incidents possibly linked to two more
(The Washington Post, March 10, 2015; 10:09 AM)
An expansion of Route 29 could make things worse
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2015; 4:00 PM)
Diverse community rises from agrarian past at Rockville’s King Farm
(The Washington Post, March 6, 2015; 11:01 AM)
Md.’s multiple shooting suspect told police he was ‘hearing voices’
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2015; 6:30 PM)
Five shootings in public places in Maryland said to be linked; 35-year-old charged
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2015; 9:29 PM)
Killing Purple Line would be radical step
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2015; 9:09 AM)
FBI: Suspect in shootings at NSA, Intercounty Connector is in custody
(The Washington Post, March 4, 2015; 3:25 AM)
Gunshots hit building at National Security Agency campus in Fort Meade
(The Washington Post, March 3, 2015; 6:03 PM)
Why this Democrat voted for Mr. Hogan
(The Washington Post, February 13, 2015; 6:20 PM)
Friends and colleagues remember an ‘unfailingly graceful’ Nancy Dacek
(The Washington Post, January 19, 2015; 11:59 AM)
Md. continues to buy homes, land for Purple Line amid uncertainty about project’s future
(The Washington Post, January 17, 2015; 5:29 PM)
Don’t expand the ICC
(The Washington Post, January 9, 2015; 5:32 PM)
Expand the Intercounty Connector for a truly regional transportation network
(The Washington Post, January 2, 2015; 4:11 PM)
D.C. looks to better use downtown space with new parking meter program
(The Washington Post, December 31, 2014; 9:33 AM)
Top 10 traffic, transit stories of 2014 in the D.C. region
(The Washington Post, December 27, 2014; 3:24 PM)
Fatal injury in Christmas night car crash in Colesville area of Montgomery
(The Washington Post, December 25, 2014; 10:53 PM)
Toll lanes lead way to major expansion of highway capacity in Virginia and Maryland
(The Washington Post, December 25, 2014; 5:43 PM)
Traffic, transit tips for this weekend
(The Washington Post, December 12, 2014; 11:53 AM)
Silver Spring’s Layhill Overlook: Traditional homes with open feel in a serene setting
(The Washington Post, December 12, 2014; 7:30 AM)
New express lanes in Maryland may help D.C. area drivers in future holiday getaways
(The Washington Post, December 3, 2014; 12:21 PM)
Calculating the ICC’s value
(The Washington Post, November 29, 2014; 5:26 PM)
Low traffic on ICC prompts calls for lower tolls to ease congestion on local roads
(The Washington Post, November 27, 2014; 5:43 PM)
I-95 toll lanes set to open north of Baltimore
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2014; 3:56 PM)
Thanksgiving getaway guide 2014: Tips for travelers planning long-distance drives
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 10:03 AM)
Travel tips for your Thanksgiving getaway drives
(The Washington Post, November 14, 2014; 10:00 AM)
Traffic, transit tips for weekend travel
(The Washington Post, November 7, 2014; 2:27 PM)
Local digest: Mother indicted in death of 3-year-old son
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2014; 6:03 PM)
Final part of Intercounty Connector set to open
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2014; 3:26 PM)
Man arrested in Laurel after leading police on 15-mile chase
(The Washington Post, November 5, 2014; 3:11 PM)
Empowering travelers to fix their own commutes
(The Washington Post, October 29, 2014; 12:33 PM)
Maryland gubernatorial hopefuls debate Purple Line but rarely discuss traffic relief
(The Washington Post, October 24, 2014; 6:50 PM)
Md. gubernatorial candidates say they’ll reconsider ICC toll rates
(The Washington Post, October 23, 2014; 11:28 AM)
5 D.C. area transportation projects to watch
(The Washington Post, October 14, 2014; 11:59 AM)
Suburban ambiance flanks a vibrant urban core at Crown in Gaithersburg, Md.
(The Washington Post, October 10, 2014; 7:40 AM)
Anthony Brown isn’t eager to be identified with Martin O’Malley in Md. governor’s race
(The Washington Post, October 8, 2014; 6:16 PM)
Maryland toll payers urged to bring cans on commute
(The Washington Post, September 24, 2014; 3:26 PM)
Express lanes, streetcars, escalators: Fall a season for transportation work
(The Washington Post, September 24, 2014; 11:33 AM)
Traffic, transit tips for the weekend
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 11:26 AM)
For the Townes at Shady Grove Metro in Rockville, location is key
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 7:35 AM)