DC Streetcar says it will start simulated service Monday, Sept. 29. (Photo from dcstreetcar.com)

D.C. Streetcars to Start Simulated Service

DC Streetcar announced Wednesday it will start preliminary service next week, bringing the new service one step closer to having passengers on-board.


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Roadwork to Close Lanes on Massachusetts Avenue For Next 2 Years

A major construction project along a portion of Massachusetts Avenue in Northwest Washington will cause road closures and detours lasting up to two years.


Senate deadlocked over Mitch McConnell amendment that would block new regulation of existing coal plants. (Getty Images)

D.C. Begins Training Streetcar Operators in Traffic

The D.C. Department of Transportation will begin training streetcar operators in traffic for the first time this week along H Street and Benning Road in northeast Washington.


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DDOT Report Lists DC’s Most Dangerous Intersections


File photo of a street in Washington, D.C. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

DDOT Report Lists DC’s Most Dangerous Intersections

If you drive in D.C. regularly, you probably have your own ideas about what the worst intersections are. But a new District Department of Transportation report breaks down which ones are statistically the most dangerous.


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Pepco Working on Underground Power Lines in D.C.

It’s been just over two years since the derecho left 1.5 million people in our area without power, and Pepco is outlining when D.C. residents can expect new underground power lines to be installed in the city.


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Free Parking Meters Around Nats Park on July 4th

There will be a major change to parking restrictions around Nationals Park for the baseball team’s upcoming game on Friday.


Illustration credit: moveDC report

D.C. Commuters Could Eventually Have To Pay Toll To Drive On Most Congested City Streets

As part of its “multimodal long-range transportation plan,” also known as moveDC, the D.C. Department of Transportation has proposed a toll for the most congested downtown roads.


D.C. residents attend a public forum hosted by DDOT on a potential Georgia Avenue streetcar line. (Photo by Kris Ankarlo/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Georgia Avenue Streetcar Project Gets D.C. Resident Feedback

As District commuters await the first revenue operation of the H Street streetcar line, city planners have their eye on an even bigger project.


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D.C. Cyclists Deal With Tricky Commutes As City Bike Lanes Remain Snowy

“Field of Dreams…if you build it they will come. I think if you maintain it people will ride.” Those were the words of Andrew, one of the intrepid bikers WNEW reporter Kris Ankarlo crossed paths with while surveying the state of the District’s cycletracks Wednesday.




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