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DDOT Plans to Improve Traffic Signals With New Timing

D.C.’s intersections may be easier to navigate soon, according to the District Department of Transportation.

04/24/2015

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D.C. Streetcar Caught on Fire During Simulated Service

A flash of fire was ignited on top of a D.C. Streetcar during simulated service Saturday night, according to District Department of Transportation (DDOT).

02/22/2015

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D.C. Streetcar Crashes Into Car During ‘Test Mode’

A streetcar in Washington crashed into a car on while in “test mode” just two weeks before the transit line is slated to open.

01/04/2015

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Police Brutality March to Cause Road Closures Saturday

Thousands of people will gather in D.C. Saturday for what’s being called the National “Justice for All” March, D.C. police say.

12/12/2014

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Woman Injured During Snow Exercise In DC

A transportation official in Washington say a woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a snow plow during an event to test officials’ readiness for snow.

10/24/2014

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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.

09/08/2014

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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.

07/23/2014

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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.

01/22/2014

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DDOT Using ‘Hall of Shame’ to Discourage Parking in Bike Lanes

With 56 miles of bike lanes throughout the District of Columbia, motorists are bound to be tempted to park there once in awhile. But the District Department of Transportation is warning people, via Twitter, that it’s not a good idea.

11/05/2013

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