Dr. Gridlock: Prince George's County


Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 05/09/2012

Prince George’s commuters: Paving work begins on county roads

The Maryland State Highway Administration announced a slate of spring and summer projects in Prince George’s County.

By Robert Thomson  |  12:18 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 04/23/2012

Beltway lane closings Tuesday night in Greenbelt

A bridge redecking project over the Capital Beltway in Greenbelt will disrupt traffic Tuesday night.

By Robert Thomson  |  03:33 PM ET, 04/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 11/09/2011

I-95 speed cameras that were part of ICC work zone are gone

The speed cameras on Interstate 95 put in place as part of the Intercounty Connector work zone are gone, Maryland highway officials said Wednesday.

By Katherine Shaver  |  01:53 PM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:55 AM ET, 08/22/2011

New speed cameras debut in Prince George’s

Prince George’s County plans to launch an automated speed enforcement program within a half-mile of two schools in Fort Washington on Monday.

By Michael D. Bolden  |  07:55 AM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Prince George’s hearing on speed cameras

The Prince George’s County Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday for residents to give comments on potential locations for speed cameras.

By Ovetta Wiggins  |  02:12 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 07/08/2011

Md. police arrest, suspend commercial drivers

Maryland State Police were busy overnight Thursday inspecting commercial trucks and buses traveling on the Capital Beltway in Prince George’s County, suspending and even arresting some drivers.

By Michael D. Bolden  |  09:14 AM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 04/29/2011

Prince George’s to conduct DUI crackdown

Prince George’s police plan to conduct a special DUI enforcement action from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. Friday in the central portion of the county.

By Washington Post Editors  |  12:19 PM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 04/26/2011

Today’s transportation roundup

Here’s a look at some of the news in transportation today:

By Washington Post Editors  |  11:39 AM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 10/01/2010

Pr. George's bus strike continues

The contractor who operates TheBus in Prince George's County and the union representing drivers and mechanics were unable to reach an agreement Wednesday to end a strike that has lasted for almost three weeks. However, Veolia Transportation is operating all 26 routes on a full schedule and all 60 buses are in service, according to company spokeswoman Valerie Michael.

By Michael Bolden  |  06:25 PM ET, 10/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 10/01/2010

Pr. George's taxi expansion blocked

A Prince George's County judge has temporarily blocked a new law from going into effect that would expand the number of taxis in the county. The Department of Environmental Resources, which handles the registrations for the lottery for 390 taxicab...

By Michael Bolden  |  08:51 AM ET, 10/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 09/30/2010

Some roads closed in PG

Governor Bridge Road, south of Route 50, and Brock Bridge Road, near the Anne Arundel County border, are closed, Prince George's County officials said. Both roads are in low-lying areas prone to flooding.

By Luke Rosiak  |  12:13 PM ET, 09/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 09/20/2010

Service continues despite bus strike

Nearly all of the buses in Prince George's County were operating on Monday, one week after drivers began a walkout.

By Michael Bolden  |  05:20 PM ET, 09/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)