Martin DiCaro appears in the following:
Monday, July 21, 2014
Some Metro rail commuters began their work week on a grumpy note, and it had nothing to do with the mere fact that it was Monday morning. But the new rail schedule is necessary to accommodate the opening of the Silver Line — which will happen this weekend.
Friday, July 18, 2014
The state’s top transportation planners unveiled plans Thursday designed to ease the commute on one of the region’s most congested roads. Commuters will get more highway capacity, but unless they are in an HOV-3 carpool they will have to pay a toll to use it.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
The H Street-Benning Road streetcar line, Washington’s first in a half century, will open for passenger service the first week of November at the earliest. Under this best-case scenario, the streetcar would open almost a year after the District had first hoped.
Monday, July 14, 2014
The move to regulate ridesharing services like UberX and Lyft will likely be put on hold as the D.C. Council moves towards a recess next week, but some say that leaves riders in limbo over whether the cars have adequate insurance coverage.
Wednesday, July 09, 2014
The man says the Uber driver ran red lights and nearly mowed down pedestrians in his panicked flight from Washington.
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
There was only one problem with the zebras the District Department of Transportation installed on Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest last October: they did not work.
Monday, July 07, 2014
Metro’s fleet of aging trains — scheduled for replacement over the next several years — continues to bedevil commuters, risking Metro’s message that things actually are getting better halfway through a six-year, $5 billion rebuilding effort.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Some D.C. residents are banding together to try to pressure the District to tackle pedestrian safety.
Monday, June 30, 2014
The AAA is vehemently opposed to a plan that improves walking, biking, and transit in the D.C. region because it "ratchets up the District's hostility to motorists to a fevered pitch."
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Several hundred horn-honking D.C. taxicabs descended upon downtown Washington to protest what they view as unfair competition from unregulated, on-demand ridesharing services.
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.