Martin DiCaro appears in the following:
Monday, June 23, 2014
After months of delays and contractor problems, the Silver Line finally has an opening date.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Both sides in the battle over Arlington County's proposed streetcar lines are weighing in on a big decision by the county board.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Now that an opening date for the Silver Line is within sight — even if Metro remains tight-lipped as to when it might be — transit officials want commuters to know they should take a bus, not their cars, to the train.
Monday, June 16, 2014
D.C.'s transit agency says it will announce the start date of Silver Line service to Tysons Corner and Reston one week from today. "We are in the final stretch," said Metro's general manager.
Friday, June 13, 2014
The opening date for the D.C. streetcar is not the only aspect of the project mired in uncertainty. The local transit union is attempting to organize the future streetcar operators and maintenance workers.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
The number of wheelchair-accessible taxicabs in D.C. is expected to more than double this fall.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Residents of a Northeast D.C. neighborhood where a pedestrian was badly injured in a crash say the District is partly to blame for failing to fix a dangerous intersection.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
The D.C. Council voted to cut spending for a planned 22-mile network of streetcars — and use the money to pay for tax cuts. But Mayor Vincent Gray says that puts the entire program in jeopardy.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
A D.C. Council member — who is also the Democratic mayoral nominee — wants the District Department of Transportation to speed up improvements to a busy bus corridor.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
After months of delays, D.C.'s transit agency officially took control of the $2.9 billion Silver Line project.
Friday, May 23, 2014
A dedicated bus lane on 16th Street Northwest would help S Line commuters to get work more quickly, but D.C.'s transportation department says the earliest that could happen is...2016.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
The new streetcars coming to D.C. are expected to bring billions in economic development, but residents who lived through the bad times might be priced out of staying through the good.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
It's been 52 years since streetcars last ran on D.C. streets, and city officials have been working to prepare residents, drivers, cyclists, and business owners for what life with trolley will look and feel like.
Monday, May 19, 2014
After months of delay, the largest public transit project in the D.C. region could finally be zeroing in on an opening date.
Friday, May 16, 2014
D.C.'s Bike to Work Day festivities are expected to break records, and bike commuting in the District is on the rise. But advocates say bicyclists are undercounted, leading to a disproportionately low investment in the city's cycling infrastructure.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Arlington County officials say that when its new streetcar line is built out, it will provide the majority of transit trips in the area. But opponents say that's overstated -- and that the increasing cost doesn't justify the project.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
During a grueling, six-hour hearing, representatives of app-based transportation companies tried to convince D.C. City Council members — not to mention the city's even more skeptical taxi commissioner — that they did not need to be strictly regulated.
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
All taxi rides in D.C. come with a 25 cent surcharge, but Uber, an app-based hailing service that has fought with city regulators, isn't paying the surcharges at all.
Thursday, May 01, 2014
In a marathon, three-hour long hearing, tech companies tried to make the case to D.C. officials that their companies would be driven out of the city if new insurance regulations are adopted.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Chunks of concrete could break off and fall on commuters—unless the Silver Spring Transit Center's beams and girders are strengthened. That's one of the key findings in a report released Tuesday on the long-running problems with the transit facility.