Posts Tagged ‘Transportation’

Uber Delivering Puppies on Wednesday to Help Foster Adoptions

Happy Hump Day!

Can You Catch a Cab Today?

Yes, but don't hold your breath.

At Traffic Safety Hearing, Councilmember and DDOT Director Debate Fines

It seems unlikely that certain proposed regulations will become law.

Could an Entry/Exit ‘Grace Period’ Boost Metro Customer Satisfaction?

Welcome, Paul Wiedefeld!

Uber Creates Safety Advisory Board

An inaugural board of six members will consult the company on safety issues across the jurisdictions it serves.

New Metro GM: Not the Right Time to Raise Fares

Plus: Details on how Paul Wiedefeld sees Metro's relationship with the feds and the D.C. region.

Metro Approves Paul Wiedefeld as New GM

Metro gets a new boss.

FTA Launches Metro Oversight Website

Bookmark this one for those rough Metro commutes.

Lyft Line Coming to D.C. Next Week

You can carpool via Lyft starting Nov. 19.

Uber: Trips From Wards 7, 8 Have Increased By 600 Percent in the Last Year

And you don't have to wait as long for a ride there, the company says.

Here’s What We Know About the Man Who May Become Metro’s New General Manager

What he'll do to improve the transit agency remains unclear, but here's what he's done in his career so far.

Uber to Launch Carpooling Service in D.C. Next Week

Mark your calendars for Oct. 22, District commuters.

Metrorail Sees Decline in Ridership

A report finds high-profile incidents have led riders to take fewer trips.

D.C. Most Congested U.S. City for Drivers, Report Finds

On average, D.C.-area drivers each sit for 82 hours per year on congested roads, edging out commuters in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York,and San Jose.

D.C. Kicks Off Vision Zero Initiative to Stop Traffic Deaths

Proponents of the program hope to eliminate all traffic fatalities and serious injuries in the city by 2024. How they’ll do so remains to be seen.