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Metro weekend track work to resume April 18-20
Maintenance work will affect service on the Red, Orange, Blue, and Green lines. Four stations will be closed: Minnesota Ave. and Deanwood on the Orange Line, and Benning Road and Capitol Heights on the Blue Line.
April 14, 2014, WMATA
Transit Union, Sierra Club join forces
The Amalgamated Transit Union and the Sierra Club will announce tomorrow that they are joining forces to highlight the connection between transportation and climate change.
Tanya Snyder, April 15, 2014, Streetsblog USA
Highway fund bankruptcy now projected for August
The Department of Transportation (DOT) on Tuesday moved up its projected bankruptcy date for the trust fund that is used to pay for road and transit projects, saying it will now run dry by the end of August.
Keith Laing, April 15, 2014, The Hill
Laurel Council votes to join new regional transportation agency
The Laurel City Council approved an ordinance this week that makes the city part of the new Regional Transit Agency aimed at replacing nonprofit Central Maryland Regional Transit.
Luke Lavoie, April 15, 2014, Baltimore Sun
State offers to help pay for Va. Beach light rail
The state is offering to pay up to $155 million to extend light rail in Virginia Beach, as long as it doesn't use magnetic levitation technology.
April 15, 2014, WTOP
Transit a top challenge for cyber Maryland
Late night Metrobus survey underway
Man found dead at Fairfax City bus stop
Big day for Capital Bikeshare
Rival bureaucracies are not the way to manage traffic congestion in D.C.