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D.C.'s Accessible Cab Drivers Matter As Much As Cabs Themselves

People in D.C. living with disabilities are celebrating the arrival of new wheelchair-accessible taxis -- the specially trained taxi drivers that come with them may be more important.

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Montgomery Co. Officer Turns Tragedy To Teen Driver Awarneness

The car crash last week in Germantown, Md., which took the life of a Northwest high school graduate has refocused attention on the potential dangers faced by young drivers. With the start of prom season, one Montgomery County officer is transforming a personal tragedy into a message of safety behind the wheel.

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Bay Bridge Tolls And Others In Md. Could Rise For First Time In Decades

The Maryland Transportation Authority is developing a plan that would raise tolls dramatically. The proposed tolls are part of a four-year package of $210 million in increases.

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D.C. Transportation Officials Are Resigning

Mayor Vincent Gray's administration has yet to nominate a permanent leader for D.C.'s Department of Transportation, and now WAMU has learned two of its senior staffers are resigning.

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Moran May Get His Wish Of Mark Center Delay

Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) may finally get what he's been requesting: a delay in the arrival of more than 6,000 government workers at the new Mark Center complex in Alexandria.

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Gas Prices Mean Higher Cab Fares In Pr. George's

Because of higher prices at the pump, Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker is authorizing an emergency surcharge for cab rides of $1 per fare.

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