Traffic, transit tips for the weekend

The Andrews air show will draw a huge crowd on Saturday, but it’s just one of many traffic-generating activities this weekend.


No hoopla planned for Silver Spring Transit Center opening on Sunday

(Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post)

After five years of delay and $50 million in overruns, facility will quietly become part of Metro.


From panda babies to stock market crashes, the news never stops

Anything happen when I was on vacation? A little too much, it sounds like.


Montgomery, Metro sue 3 firms over troubled Silver Spring Transit Center

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)

County and agency, which sparred over project for years, join forces to sue contractors for $166 million.


Summer vacation from traffic is drawing to a close

(Jahi Chikwendiu / The Washington Post)

For commuters, the return of fall traffic congestion is a rude awakening, but it’s manageable.


Two more months of waiting in Silver Spring

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)


The Silver Spring Transit Center waiting game

(Katherine Frey / The Washington Post)

Already delayed for years, a new transit center endures a slow-motion finish.


Metro says Silver Spring Transit Center needs yet more repairs

(Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post)

Montgomery County officials accuse agency of holding transfer of facility “hostage” for more money.

A neighborhood of jaywalkers

East-West Highway feels car-oriented, even though the area is more walkable than ever.

It can’t wait: Time for D.C. transit to get back on track

For transit users, waiting around is no big deal. But even the most patient passengers have their limit. And this week, we definitely hit it.