Part of Alabama Avenue in Southeast Washington is closed after a serious crash
Delays on both ways of Metro's Blue Line and on the Orange Line
The app is another example of ways in which government is trying to borrow from the private sector.
A gas main break is causing delays, some lanes along VA 236 closed in Fairfax
A train struck a deer near the Cheverly stop on the Orange Line. Trains were sharing a track between New Carrollton and Cheverly.
Fire personnel were responding.
As Metro considers its plans for late-night service cuts, board member Michael Goldman thinks the agency should consider partnering with companies like Uber and Lyft to provide after-hours rides.
The route will run through 15 different neighborhoods of the city, with a variety of activities set up along the way.
The grand opening of the African American history museum is the weekend's big event, but the National Book Festival and Opera in the Outfield also will draw big crowds.
"We want to make sure that the driver who has been screened is the driver who is riding that day."