Dr. Gridlock: montgomery county


Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Part of Veirs Mill Road in Wheaton shut down

By 1:30 p.m., police said they had opened up one lane on the west bound side of Veirs Mill Road.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  01:32 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  montgomery county police, trash truck fire, veirs mill road, wheaton

Posted at 06:14 AM ET, 11/27/2013

Flooding causes lane closures in Aspen Hill, Md.

Two lanes closed on Aspen Hill Road. Flooding causing problems.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:14 AM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  aspen hill, aspen hill road, high water, lanes closed, montgomery county

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Montgomery County cabbies protest credit card transaction fees

Dozens of Montgomery County taxi drivers are protesting the credit card transaction fees they say the county taxi companies charge them.

By Luz Lazo  |  03:33 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  montgomery county, taxicabs

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Montgomery opens new transit operations center, adds 40 new buses to Ride On

The county is opening a $79 million transit operations complex in Shady Grove Wednesday.

By Luz Lazo  |  12:15 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  montgomery county, ride-on, Transportation

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 08/27/2013

Drivers towed from Silver Spring lot could receive refunds

Montgomery County's consumer protection agency says signs at the center did not comply with county and state towing laws.

By Lori Aratani  |  01:51 PM ET, 08/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  consumer protection, montgomery county, towing regulations, Transportation

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 04/06/2013

Police investigating fatal Germantown crash

Montgomery County Police are investigating a fatal crash that took place early Saturday morning in Germantown.

By Mark Berman  |  12:43 PM ET, 04/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Walter Reed intersection improvements in Bethesda funded by feds

Maryland received $18.3 million to improve intersection at Connecticut Avenue and Jones Bridge Road.

By Katherine Shaver  |  01:43 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brac, Montgomery County, montgomery county traffic, walter reed, walter reed national military medical center

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 09/07/2012

Ride On service changes coming next week

More than a dozen Ride On bus routes will experience service and schedule changes beginning Sunday, Sept. 9.

By Mark Berman  |  10:53 AM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ride On, ride on bus, maryland, montgomery county

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 07/24/2012

Montgomery, Fairfax to talk traffic, but solutions won’t come easily

Elected leaders from the two counties will consider the possibility of reviving express bus service, which failed in its most recent trial.

By Robert Thomson  |  02:41 PM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Commuting, Capital Beltway, Commuter Bus, Metro, Maryland, Virginia, Tysons Corner | Tags:  DC transportation, Metro, WMATA, Montgomery County, Fairfax County, 495 Express Lanes, Capital Beltway, Virginia Department of Transportation, Maryland Department of Transportation

Posted at 07:40 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Montgomery Ride On puts buses on reduced schedule after fire

The Montgomery County Ride On bus fleet is operating on a modified holiday schedule Thursday and Friday. Weekend service will be normal, the county said.

By Robert Thomson  |  07:40 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Commuting, Transit, Montgomery County | Tags:  DC transportation, Montgomery County, Ride On, Isiah Leggett

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 05/04/2012

New speed cameras, locations added to Montgomery County’s SafeSpeed program

As part of a novel “corridor approach” to keeping entire roadways safe, the county is adding 10 portable cameras and 18 new locations.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  09:55 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Montgomery County, Law enforcement, traffic

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