Posts Tagged ‘Benning Road’

DPW Will Suspend Parking Enforcement for Emancipation Day, Except Along Streetcar Route

Don't park in the way.

On H Street–Benning Road, X2 Still Reigns Supreme

Riders took almost 30,000 trips in the streetcar's first 10 days.

D.C. Streetcar Workers Vote 4:1 to Join Local Transit Workers’ Union

The union will advocate for higher wages and better safety.

Sketch Book: The Streetcar’s First Day

Josh Kramer sketches the streetcar

Overheard at the D.C. Streetcar’s Grand Opening on Saturday

"Ben's Chili Bowl? How long has that been there?" and other things.

The D.C. Streetcar, By the Numbers

It opens Saturday!

Like You, Nando’s Seems Extremely Skeptical of the Streetcar

The opening restaurant will run its own private streetcar this weekend.

Bowser: Streetcar to Start Taking Passengers on Feb. 27 [UPDATE]

Mark your calendars.

H Street-Benning Road Streetcar Service ‘All But Guaranteed’ NOT to Start in 2015

No streetcar for you (this year)!

X2 Bus vs. Streetcar

A bus reportedly swerved to avoid hitting a vehicle and instead dinged a streetcar.

Police Looking for Group of Snack-Stealing Teens

Police are searching for more than a dozen youngsters who raided a store on the 4400 block of Benning Road NE last month and stole what appear to be soda and snacks. Police released the video of the theft today. The suspects can be seen on the video filing into the store, then running out [...]

Woman Goes into Labor During Rush Hour on X2 Bus

The already over-crowded X2 bus route almost got a little more crowded today during rush hour. A woman went into labor on the bus at around 9 a.m. at 21st Street and Benning Road NE, a spokeswoman for WMATA confirmed.
D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services transported the woman to an area hospital. She appeared to [...]

District Line Daily: D.C.’s Most Dangerous Intersections

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If you're driving through Washington, you might want to avoid New York Ave. and Florida Ave. [...]

Vincent Gray Stumbles On Streetcar Issue: Loose Lips Daily

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