Dr. Gridlock: Transportation planning


Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 03/19/2014

Transportation agencies adjusting their long-range plans

D.C. would remove a proposal for bus-only lanes while adding streetcar projects and studies of managed lanes.

By Robert Thomson  |  11:01 AM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Will road ahead include tolls on existing lanes?

Ron Kirby, director of transportation planning for Council of Governments, joins Dr. Gridlock at noon for an online discussion of regional priorities.

By Robert Thomson  |  11:12 AM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 09/03/2013

‘September Shock’ is not a single blow for commuters

The end of vacation season adds commuters, but a key factor in congestion is that travelers' post-summer schedules are less flexible.

By Robert Thomson  |  09:40 AM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)