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Montgomery County Council Moves Forward On 80-Mile Rapid Bus Network

The proposed Bus Rapid Transit system — still many years away from being a reality — would operate on 10 county corridors, prioritizing Rt. 29 and Rt. 355.
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Glover Park Group Asks D.C. To Undo Traffic Lanes Changes On Wisconsin Ave.

An Advisory Neighborhood Commission in Glover Park has had a change of heart on traffic calming measures on a portion of Wisconsin Avenue, and now wants D.C. to undo them.
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Derailed Amtrak Train Halts MARC Traffic

An Amtrak train derailed south of Baltimore, halting all MARC and Amtrak trains between BWI and Martins.

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Metro Work On Green, Yellow, Orange, Red

Buses will replace trains this weekend on part of Metro's Green Line through downtown D.C., and there will be no Yellow Line trains running all weekend.

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Metro GM Apologizes After Especially Bad Week On Red Line

Metro General Manager Richard Sarles issued an official apology to riders on Thursday, after two days of major rush hour delays on the Red Line created a hellish commute this week.

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Resurfacing Of 15th Street Bike Lane Wraps Up

Two months after starting to lay asphalt, the District Department of Transportation is just about done resurfacing the busiest bike lane in D.C.
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Complaining Of Modernization Mandates, D.C. Cabbies Shout Down Regulators

It was a loud and angry scene both inside and outside Wednesday's meeting of the D.C. Taxicab Commission, as cabbies turned out in force to make their grievances over mandated modernization measures known.

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D.C. Streetcar Construction Comes Down To, Well, The Wire

There will be rolling road closures on H Street and Benning Road NE as D.C. officials install overhead wires for the upcoming streetcar line.
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Virginia Delegate Fights Toll Increase On Dulles Greenway

Virginia State Del. David Ramadan is fighting a planned toll increase on the Dulles Greenway, arguing that high prices are already keeping drivers away.

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Weekend Track Work Takes Out Three Red Line Metro Stations

Bad news for those who still have to work on Veterans Day: Metro will still be on a weekend schedule on Monday and three Red Line stations will be closed.

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