Dr. Gridlock: commuter rail


Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Report: Many Amtrak stations not fully accessible to people with disabilities

The National Disability Rights Network inspected 94 stations in 25 states and the District of Columbia.

By Luz Lazo  |  04:33 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accessibility, ADA, amtrak, commuter rail, D.C. transportation, disability community, national rail system, Transportation

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 08/27/2013

How to navigate Wednesday’s March on Washington anniversary events

What you need to know to navigate the roads, rails and crowds on Wednesday.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  11:09 AM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter buses, commuter rail, Commuting, D.C., D.C. roads, D.C. traffic, D.C. transportation, Metro, Metrorail, Morning commute, morning traffic, Virginia traffic

Posted at 06:43 AM ET, 07/29/2013

MARC delays expected following weekend derailment

Trains on the Camden Line are experiencing delays of 30 to 45 minutes.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:43 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Commuting, MARC, Morning commute

Posted at 07:10 AM ET, 07/26/2013

MARC trains facing delays due to trespasser on the tracks

Trains 845 and 847 on the Camden Line are running behind schedule.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:10 AM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Commuting, MARC, Morning commute

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Programmer gives Metro a hand with hot cars

It is no stretch to say that Lee Mendelowitz, a computer science doctoral candidate at the University of Maryland, College Park, knows more than a couple things about coding and data.

By Nicole Chavez  |  04:54 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Metro, Metrorail, WMATA

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 04/11/2013

Metro reports fourth-busiest day in history, warns of more crowded trains Thursday

Crowds flooded Metro trains on Wednesday, and Thursday is expected to be similarly busy, officials warn.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  10:11 AM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commute, commuter rail, Commuting, Metro, Metrorail, transit tips

Posted at 07:44 AM ET, 02/06/2013

Significant VRE delays due to cracked rail on Fredericksburg line

While service on the Fredericksburg line has resumed, riders are warned to expect residual delays for all morning trains. Metro is honoring VRE tickets.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:44 AM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Commuting, Metro, Morning commute, VRE

Posted at 06:16 AM ET, 01/24/2013

Snow, severe cold make for icy commute

Light snow and severe cold could make for a slow commute Thursday morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:16 AM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Metrobus, Metrorail, Morning commute, morning traffic, Virginia traffic, WMATA

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 01/23/2013

Delays on three Metro lines this morning

Metro riders are facing delays on three of five train lines this morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  08:35 AM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Metro, Metrorail, Morning commute, WMATA

Posted at 06:04 AM ET, 11/12/2012

Monitoring the Monday morning commute

We're keeping an eye on the roads and rails this morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:04 AM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, Beltway, commuter buses, commuter rail, Commuting, D.C. roads, dc traffic, Dr. Gridlock:, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, morning traffic, Virginia traffic, WMATA

Posted at 05:53 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Monitoring the Friday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:53 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:51 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Monitoring the Thursday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:51 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:47 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Monitoring the Wednesday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:47 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:55 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Monitoring the Monday morning commute

The entrance closed more than eight months ago for escalators replacement.

By Mark Berman  |  05:55 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:56 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Monitoring the Thursday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:56 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:51 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Monitoring the Wednesday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:51 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:56 AM ET, 10/16/2012

Monitoring the Tuesday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:56 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:55 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Monitoring the Monday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:55 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, MARC, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 05:56 AM ET, 10/09/2012

Monitoring the Tuesday morning commute: Power problems halt some Amtrak, MARC service

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:56 AM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 10/08/2012

The week ahead for traffic, transit: Playoff baseball returns to D.C.

Here are some traffic and transportation notes to keep in mind over the coming week.

By Mark Berman  |  12:58 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commuter rail, Commuting, D.C. transportation, Metro, The Week Ahead, WMATA

Posted at 05:57 AM ET, 10/08/2012

Monitoring the Monday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:57 AM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic

Posted at 05:49 AM ET, 10/05/2012

Monitoring the Friday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:49 AM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic

Posted at 05:54 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Monitoring the Thursday morning commute

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  05:54 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Transit changes for Columbus Day

Monday is Columbus Day, which means service changes for commuter trains and buses.

By Mark Berman  |  12:36 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arlington Transit, Commuter bus, commuter rail, DASH Bus, Fairfax Connector, Holiday schedules, Holiday Transit, Holiday travel, Loudoun County Transit, MARC, Metro, Metrobus, Metrorail, OmniRide, RideOn, TheBus, VRE, WMATA

Posted at 07:35 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Monitoring the Wednesday morning commute: Little River Turnpike reopened

Here's what to expect on the roads and rails this morning.

By Mark Berman  |  07:35 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, commuter buses, commuter rail, D.C. traffic, Maryland traffic, Metro, Morning commute, Virginia traffic

Posted at 08:06 PM ET, 03/30/2012

MARC’s Camden and Penn lines changing schedules on Monday

Beginning Monday, new schedules go into effect for MARC’s Camden and Penn lines.

By Mark Berman  |  08:06 PM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MTA, Commuter Rail