Dr. Gridlock - Robert Thomson
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Circular reasoning: Beltway, now 50, was a 20th-century solution. Can we do better?
The next big thing in transportation depends as much on the financing as it does on the type of project.
 
First responders learn how to dodge traffic while clearing safe path for drivers
(The Washington Post, August 8, 2014; 2:00 PM)
 
New Metrorail service offers no silver lining for some riders on Orange and Blue lines
(The Washington Post, May 30, 2014; 4:00 PM)
 
Commuter praises Metrobus driver’s performance during traffic disruption
(The Washington Post, February 28, 2014; 4:00 PM)
 
D.C. region’s leaders will need to make tough decisions on financing Metro improvements
(The Washington Post, December 7, 2013; 8:00 PM)
 
Metro riders’ group debates essentials of a service pledge
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2013; 6:00 PM)
 
Fairfax County Parkway reopens after ‘numerous’ accidents
(The Washington Post, March 1, 2015; 2:08 PM)
 
Snow causes gridlock and pileup on Texas highways
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2015; 3:36 PM)
 
Delays on Metro’s Green and Yellow lines
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2015; 8:55 AM)
 
Part of Rock Creek Parkway in D.C. reopened
(The Washington Post, February 27, 2015; 6:05 AM)
 
What does a five-month bid deadline delay say about a Purple Line’s future?
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2015; 6:04 PM)
 
Maryland panel settles with Uber
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2015; 4:35 PM)
 
On Metro — a variety of problems from a deer struck by a train, water and brake issues
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2015; 8:22 AM)
 
Snow makes dangerous and messy Thursday morning commute, many schools closed and delayed
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2015; 9:31 AM)
 
Nearly half of NYC walkers ignoring ‘Don’t Walk’ signals were distracted, study finds
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 4:13 PM)
 
State audit finds Md. transit agency didn’t verify Purple Line design firm payments
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 2:57 PM)
 
Hogan’s decision on light-rail Purple Line expected by mid-May
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 11:53 AM)
 
Water main break closes road in Bethesda area
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 12:35 PM)
 
Part of M Street NW blocked off
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 11:45 AM)
 
Crowded platforms, major delays for Metro’s Red Line riders in morning rush hour
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 11:52 AM)
 
Car fire closes part of I-295 north in D.C.
(The Washington Post, February 25, 2015; 8:32 AM)
 
Metro delays for Tuesday morning commuters
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2015; 9:02 AM)
 
Monday morning problems on Metro’s Red, Green and Yellow lines
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2015; 9:55 AM)
 
Third Street Tunnel disruptions set to begin Tuesday
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2015; 9:51 AM)
 
Water main breaks cause road problems throughout area
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2015; 6:14 AM)
 
Power problem causes confusion on HOV lanes of I-66 and Beltway
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2015; 9:19 AM)
 
Major delays on I-95 north near Lorton
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2015; 6:10 AM)
 
Federal judge hears petition to halt D.C. rail tunnel project; no ruling yet
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 4:39 PM)
 
Bitter cold weather means stranded drivers, dead batteries
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 3:27 PM)
 
Lights are back on at Metro’s L’Enfant station
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 9:58 AM)
 
Traffic, transit tips for the weekend
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 11:54 AM)
 
Cold weather creates water main breaks, possible road closures in DC
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 7:09 AM)
 
Commuter trains, Amtrak reporting problems in cold weather
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2015; 7:21 AM)
 
Problems on several Metro rail lines
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 8:55 AM)
 
Delays on several Metro rail lines
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 10:27 AM)
 
Delays on commuter rail lines
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 6:44 AM)
 
Crash on US 50 westbound near Fort Meade
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 6:58 AM)
 
Bethesda Metro station closed this weekend
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 9:36 AM)
 
Uber and Lyft are now legal in Virginia
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 12:34 PM)
 
Watch out for the 9 newest D.C. traffic cameras
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 2:57 PM)
 
Highway officials urge motorists to leave work early to avoid rush-hour snow
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 2:06 PM)
 
I-66 HOT lanes plan reviewed by regional panel
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 3:59 PM)
 
Md.’s new transportation chief explains ‘practical design’ approach to Purple Line
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 10:45 AM)
 
Cold causes MARC train delays
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 8:40 AM)
 
Beltway inner loop backed up after crash
(The Washington Post, February 18, 2015; 6:58 AM)
 
At least one person seriously hurt after crash in Reston
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2015; 7:39 PM)
 
Metro buses and trains will return to normal schedules Wednesday
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2015; 6:10 PM)
 
Where’s my snow plow?
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2015; 1:44 PM)
 
Southbound I-95 reopens in Fairfax County
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2015; 1:27 PM)
 
Metro restores some bus service in the region; delays, detours still possible
(The Washington Post, February 17, 2015; 11:15 AM)
 
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