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Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Dump truck hits overhead Beltway sign

All lanes are now open following an incident on the inner loop of the Beltway near the Springfield interchange.

By Sylvia Carignan  |  12:20 PM ET, 01/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 01/11/2012

Anacostia freeway partially closing overnight

Northbound lanes between Howard Road and Pennsylvania Avenue will be closed tonight.

By Sylvia Carignan  |  12:22 PM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Construction

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 09/19/2011

Connolly and elected leaders to discuss Metro extension to Woodbridge

A panel of growth and transportation experts from the greater Washington region will be in Prince William County on Monday to discuss the possibility of bringing Metro to the community’s eastern end.

By Jennifer Buske  |  04:05 PM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Virginia Politics

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 09/19/2011

Connolly and elected leaders to discuss Metro extension to Woodbridge

A panel of growth and transportation experts from the greater Washington region will be in Prince William County on Monday to discuss the possibility of bringing Metro to the community’s eastern end.

By Jennifer Buske  |  03:49 PM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Virginia Politics

Posted at 05:47 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Route 50 East reopens in Arlington

We’re monitoring the morning rush hour and any issues that may affect your commute.

By Kafia A. Hosh  |  05:47 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 09/15/2011

Renovations commence at VRE Franconia station

Renovations will begin today on the Franconia/Springfield Virginia Railway Express station.

By Jennifer Buske  |  10:33 AM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 08/30/2011

No VRE service on Labor Day

In observance of Labor Day, the Virginia Railway Express will not operate Monday.

By Jennifer Buske  |  04:23 PM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 08/26/2011

VRE braces for Hurricane Irene

Virginia Railway Express officials are bracing their fleet for Hurricane Irene as it heads toward the East Coast.

By Jennifer Buske  |  11:57 AM ET, 08/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 08/24/2011

VRE addresses earthquake delays; more possible with Hurricane Irene

Virginia Railway Express riders experienced major delays Tuesday following the earthquake and more could be in store with another natural disaster heading toward the East Coast.

By Jennifer Buske  |  01:30 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Woodbridge VRE station to get Kiss & Ride lot

Prince William County officials appropriated the funding needed to open a Kiss and Ride lot at Virginia Railway Express’ Woodbridge station.

By Jennifer Buske  |  05:48 PM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 07/28/2011

Road into Marine Corps base gets upgrade

Pr. William County supervisors approved a road project this week that will alleviate congestion outside Quantico Marine Corps base.

By Jennifer Buske  |  11:22 AM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 07/26/2011

VRE officials to discuss the future of the commuter-rail system

Virginia Railway Express officials will host a planning session Friday to discuss the future of a commuter-rail system that is bursting at the seams.

By Jennifer Buske  |  03:18 PM ET, 07/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 05:58 AM ET, 06/28/2011

I-295 S. ramp blocked, causing major delays

We’ll be keeping track of the morning commute and any traffic issues that come up.

By Kafia A. Hosh  |  05:58 AM ET, 06/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Dr. Gridlock

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 06/27/2011

Capital Bikeshare meeting Mon. in Arlington

Arlington County wants to hear from you about its plans to expand the Capital Bikeshare program.

By Kafia A. Hosh  |  10:30 AM ET, 06/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Biking, Northern Virginia | Tags:  Capital Bikeshare, Arlington County, Montgomery County

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 05/17/2011

Airport task force calls for Dulles rail cuts

The nonprofit Washington Airports Task Force on Tuesday recommended trimming up to $780 million from the ballooning cost of the second phase of Metrorail’s extension to Loudoun County.

By Kafia A. Hosh  |  02:48 PM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Airports, Silver Line, Metro

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 05/16/2011

Reagan National runway is getting a face-lift

The main north-south runway at Reagan National Airport is getting its first facelift in more than two decades.

Beginning Monday, Runway 1/19 will be closed between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. for work that includes milling and resurfacing its entire 6,869-foot stretch.

By Kafia A. Hosh  |  12:40 PM ET, 05/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Dr. Gridlock, Airports