Dr. Gridlock: congestion


Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Traffic bad? It gets worse.

Washington plummets in yet another ranking of the nation (and world’s) most congested cities

By Ashley Halsey III  |  04:16 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congestion

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 02/05/2013

New PTI traffic delay index is the pit of despair for D.C. area commuters

Researchers at the Texas Transportation Institute who provide guidance on how bad congestion is getting in urban areas have come up with a new way to measure traffic pain.

By Robert Thomson  |  10:44 AM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  495 Express Lanes, 95 Express Lanes, capital beltway, congestion, D.C. traffic, Dr. Gridlock, highways, Maryland traffic, Virginia traffic

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012

"Conquering the Commute" conference liveblog

We're liveblogging a Washington Post Live conference on transportation and commuting.

By Mark Berman  |  05:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  biking, Commuting, congestion, driving, Metro, public transit, transit, Transportation

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Getting to Nationals Park

Here are some tips for getting to and from Nationals Park for Friday's Game 5.

By Mark Berman  |  02:45 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bikeshare, capital bikeshare, circulator, Commuting, D.C. roads, D.C. traffic, Metro, Metrobus, Metrorail, Nationals, Nationals Park, nationals park commuting, nationals park congestion, nationals park traffic, nats, WMATA

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/11/2012

Nationals/Cardinals, Game 4: Liveblogging traffic and transit

We're monitoring traffic and transit before, during and after Game 4 of the Nationals/Cardinals series.

By Mark Berman  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Commuting, D.C. roads, D.C. traffic, Metro, Metrobus, Metrorail, Nationals, Nationals Park, nationals park commuting, nationals park congestion, nationals park traffic, nats, WMATA

Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Inner loop closings continue in Virginia

The Beltway lanes will close at the Springfield Interchange as part of the Interstate 495 Express Lanes project.

By Robert Thomson  |  06:44 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Virginia Department of Transportation, VDOT, Virginia Highway Work, Congestion Pricing, Interstate Highway System, Public Transportation