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Legal And Political Battles Bedevil Ridesharing Services Across Region

App-based ridesharing services like Uber, Lyft and Sidecar have faced legal and political battles throughout the region and country. But what is their status in D.C., Virginia and Maryland?
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Metro Eyes July 28 Start For Silver Line Passenger Service

Metro is targeting July 20 for the start of what it's calling "simulated service" on the new Silver Line out to Reston, Virginia, with passenger service following more than a week later.
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Track Work Scheduled On Metro This Weekend

Scheduled track work could make for a longer than usual wait on the Metro platform this weekend.
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D.C. Shifts Streetcar Timeline, Now Says Service To Start 'Before End' Of 2014

Just when will streetcars run on H Street NE? At some point in 2014, say city officials, slightly shifting the ever-shifting deadline.
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Candidates For Montgomery County Executive Seat Debate Delayed Transit Center

The Democratic candidates for Montgomery County executive held their first televised debate Tuesday morning. The county's "big white elephant" was a big topic of discussion.
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D.C. Couple Invents Kid's Seat For Capital Bikeshare, Prompting Bikeshare Objection

A kid's seat designed by a Capitol Hill couple that attaches to Capital Bikeshare bikes might be a novel idea, but the bike-sharing system says it violates its terms of use.
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Ferries In Baltimore, Alexandria Receive Federal Funds

Passenger ferries in Baltimore and Alexandria are set to receive millions in federal funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
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Public Input Sought On Proposed Dulles Access Highway

Do you think Loudoun County needs an access highway west of Dulless airport? The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors wants to hear your input, either way.

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Expect Track Work On Metro All Weekend

Scheduled track work around the Metro system could make for a longer than usual wait on the station platform this weekend.
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Could Drivers Entering Downtown D.C. Be Forced To Pay A Toll? It's On Paper

A draft transportation plan from the D.C. Department of Transportation proposes a congestion zone in downtown D.C., where motorists would have to pay a toll to enter.