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Dr. Gridlock Archive: BRAC

ICC buses start Tuesday

Two bus routes on the initial segment of the Intercounty Connector will begin running Tuesday between Gaithersburg and Fort Meade and BWI.

By Luke Rosiak  | February 28, 2011; 4:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  BRAC, Commuter Bus, Maryland  | Tags:  Intercounty Connector  
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Va. cancels plans for I-395 HOT lanes

Virginia Secretary of Transportation Sean Connaughton will announce Thursday that the state no longer plans to build High Occupancy Toll lanes on a six-mile stretch of I-395 inside the Capital Beltway, the subject of a contentious lawsuit filed by Arlington County against the state.

By Rosalind S. Helderman  | February 2, 2011; 6:32 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (17)
Categories:  BRAC, Northern Virginia, Virginia  
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Va. congressmen send letter on BRAC

Virginia's top Democrats -- U.S. Reps. James P. Moran Jr. and Gerald E. Connolly and Sens. James Webb and Mark Warner -- sent a letter to Defense Secretary Robert Gates outlining road and transit improvements the U.S. Army should consider in Alexandria.

By Washington Post Editors  | January 20, 2011; 1:56 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
Categories:  BRAC, Virginia  
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Alexandria approves express buses

The Alexandria City Council approved $600,000 to rehabilitate four city DASH buses that will be used for express bus service between the King Street Metro station and Mark Center. The express service is the first transit improvement put in place...

By Christy Goodman  | January 11, 2011; 7:53 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  BRAC, Northern Virginia, Virginia  
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BRAC-133 parking plan trimmed

The Secretary of the Army is required to submit transportation plans and identify funding for traffic improvements surrounding the new Washington Headquarters Service building at Mark Center in Alexandria. The legislation authored by Rep. James P. Moran Jr. (D-Va.) capping...

By Christy Goodman  | December 21, 2010; 2:09 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
Categories:  BRAC, Northern Virginia  
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Dems seek VDOT funds for BRAC

Christy Goodman reports on the Virginia Politics blog that the state's top Democrats -- U.S. Reps. James P. Moran and Gerald E. Connolly and Sens. Mark R. Warner and James Webb -- sent a letter Tuesday to Gov. Robert McDonnell requesting uncommitted state transportation funds be used for Base Closure and Realignment (BRAC) improvements.

By Washington Post Editors  | December 14, 2010; 2:27 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  BRAC, Transportation Politics, Virginia  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Mark Center roadwork proposed, Christy Goodman , November 18, 2010
DOD to probe Mark Center move, Christy Goodman , November 17, 2010
Leaders tout BRAC plans at Ft. Belvoir, Luke Rosiak , November 4, 2010
Mark Center traffic fixes reviewed, Michael Bolden , October 21, 2010
Crystal City plan to be reviewed, Christy Goodman , September 28, 2010
Hundreds cry foul at BRAC town hall, Derek Kravitz , September 16, 2010
BRAC town hall tonight, Michael Bolden , September 16, 2010
$10M in federal money for BRAC roads, Luke Rosiak , August 13, 2010
Md. commits $200K for free rides at Fort Meade, Michael Bolden , June 3, 2010
 
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