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Virginia ditches part of HOT Lanes plan

The new plan to ease congestion along the Interstate 95/395 corridor does not include High Occupancy Toll Lanes in Alexandria and Arlington, but does include a High Occupancy Vehicle ramp from I-395 to Seminary Road, where thousands of defense-related workers are being relocated under BRAC.

Tags: HOV lanes , Mark Center , BRAC , Virginia Department of Transportation , VDOT , Sean T. Connaughton , Colleen Kelleher

Thursday - 02/03/2011, 08:39am EST

Va. seeks remedy for Mark Center commuting crunch

A plan to move thousands of federal jobs to Alexandria next year has left Virginia transportation officials looking for a last-minute solution to ease a corresponding commuting crunch.

Tags: Sean Connaughton , Virginia , Mark Center , Alexandria , I-95 , I-395 , Hank Silverberg , BRAC

Sunday - 11/21/2010, 09:22pm EST

NoVa roads that could benefit from proposed transportation plan

Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell has proposed an ambitious transportation spending plan, so which roads in our area will get spruced up?

Tags: Bob McDonnell , Transportation , budget , HOV lanes , Route 28 , Route 50 , Route 7 , I-66 , Metro , sales tax

Saturday - 01/15/2011, 02:09pm EST

New Washington & Old Dominion Trail bridge opens

The old bridge was built in the early 1960s and needed safety upgrades. The new bridge is 4 feet wider, almost 30 feet longer, and provides a smoother surface for pedestrians and bicyclists.

Tags: Washington & Old Dominion Trail , Transurban-Fluor

Saturday - 06/18/2011, 09:40am EDT

Expert: D.C.'s traffic troubles tied to economic growth

The D.C. region ranks as having the worst congestion in the country due simply to an issue of supply and demand, according to one of the nation's foremost experts on traffic troubles.

Tags: Tim Lomax , Texas Transportation Institute , Capital Beltway , 11th Street Bridge Project , InterCounty Connector , Dulles Rail , Adam Tuss

Wednesday - 06/08/2011, 02:38pm EDT

Initiative offers food discounts to Tysons commuters who don't drive

A new transportation initiative aimed at alleviating Tysons Corner traffic offers discounts and a chance to week $100 a week in groceries.

Tags: NuRide , Dulles Rail , Hank Silverberg , Paul D. Shinkman

Wednesday - 05/04/2011, 09:15am EDT

Idylwood Road Bridge reopens ahead of schedule

The bridge, which sits above the Beltway between Route 7 and I-66, was rebuilt as part of the HOT Lanes Project.

Tags: Virginia Department of Transportation , VDOT , Steve Titunik , Idylwood Road Bridge

Sunday - 03/20/2011, 11:54am EDT

Va. HOT Lanes clear another hurdle

The long talked about High Occupancy Toll (HOT) Lanes for the Interstate 95-395 corridor have moved a step closer to construction.

Tags: Hank Silverberg , Meera Pal ,

Wednesday - 03/16/2011, 06:34pm EDT

Arlington County drops HOT lanes lawsuit

Just days after Virginia announced the state would move ahead with the I-95/I-395 HOT lanes project, Arlington County has dropped the lawsuit that has delayed the project for months.

Tags: I-95 , I-395 , Capital Beltway , Sean Connaughton , Chris Zimmerman , Hank Silverberg , Sprawl & Crawl

Tuesday - 02/08/2011, 09:26pm EST

TRIP: Make I-95 widening a top priority

Widening Interstate 95 between D.C. and Richmond should be Virginia's top transportation priority, but a national transportation research group adds a twist and it involves Potomac Mills.

Tags: I-95 , TRIP , The Road Information Program , Metro , Potomac Mills , I-66 , Hank Silverberg , Sprawl & Crawl

Tuesday - 02/08/2011, 08:20am EST
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