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Ground Broken On I-95 HOT Expansion In Virginia

Groundbreaking has begun on an expansion of the high-occupancy toll lanes on the I-95 corridor in northern Virginia, which will sport a similar private-partnership to the soon-to-be-completed 495 HOT Expansion.

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Wilson Bridge Done At Last, But Miles More To Go

Transportation officials from two states celebrated the completion of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge project yesterday, but the larger question of how the D.C. region will best expand all of its transportation options remains up for debate.

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Lane Openings Unencumber Woodrow Wilson Bridge

Motorists finally got to see the fruits of the $2.5 billion Woodrow Wilson Bridge improvement project on Monday, with five lanes going in each direction doing much to alleviate the traffic bottleneck.

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From A To B: Virginia Gears Up For New Beltway HOT Lanes

Virginia is nearing completion on a $2 billion HOT lanes project on the Beltway. Supporters say this public-private partnership is a win for commuters and taxpayers, but some people are still skeptical about the project's merits.

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NTSB: More Than Fatigue At Play In 2011 Sky Express Crash

Although fatigue has long been cited as the reason for a 2011 Sky Express bus crash that claimed four lives, an NTSB meeting found that the company shouldn't even have been operating to begin with.

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From A To B: Virginians Debate How To Handle Traffic At Manassas Battlefield

As Civil War re-enactors prepare for the 150th anniversary of the Second Battle of Manassas, smart growth advocates are fighting a proposal to build a four-lane highway that would run along the western edge of the battlefield property.

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Amtrak Unveils $7B Vision To Revamp Union Station

An overhaul is in the works for D.C.'s bustling Union Station. Amtrak unveiled a $7 billion plan to modernize the station's platforms and retail areas, but were not forthcoming with specifics on how they would fund the project.

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VDOT Rolls Out E-ZPass Flex Devices For New HOV Lanes

The new Capital Beltway Express lanes will require a whole new generation of E-ZPass devices, but VDOT officials are assuring drivers it will be a breeze.

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D.C. To Take On 'Arrogant' Uber Again

The Internet-based car service, Uber, recently escaped regulation, but it might not be so lucky next time.

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Montgomery County BRT Steps Closer To Approval

Montgomery County officials are drawing closer to approving plans for 23 Bus Rapid Transit corridors designed to ease traffic.