public transportation

public transportation

Public Transportation Use Increasing As Gas Prices Soar

As gas prices edge higher, people are finding other ways to get around. In Maryland and across the country, a significantly higher number are using public transportation.


transportation, MTA

Audit Critical Of Md. Public Transit Program

A Maryland state audit is criticizing a $60 million public transportation program created to give rides to people with disabilities.


dc metro

Metro Plans To Place 14-Hour Cap On Workers’ Hours

Metro is planning to impose a 14-hour cap on the number of hours that automated train control technicians and other employees can work.


transit line, SUBWAY

Group Hopes New Baltimore Transit Line Means New Jobs

The newest transit line in Baltimore is expected to carry 57,000 people a day on a path from near Security Mall to Bayview Hospital.



Car-Free Day Promotes Commuting Alternatives

Organizers in the Washington area say more than 9,000 people have pledged to participate in World Car-Free Day on Thursday.