| Oct 2, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The state will come up with the extra $188 million needed to replace the decrepit Norwalk River railroad bridge, but the new span won't be in place until 2020, officials announced Thursday.
Leaving the 118-year-old bridge to continue deteriorating isn't...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:21 AM
The Baltimore Orioles' second home playoff game against the Detroit Tigers is scheduled today for a first pitch at 12:07 p.m., so fans may be using light rail to get to Camden Yards between the morning rush hour and noontime.
The Maryland Transit...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Allowing motorists to speed to work past clogged lanes of traffic, if they’re willing to pay thousands of dollars a year, could be seen as a way to raise money for other transit projects that benefit the public widely, or as the opposite: using...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Easing its bicycle policy, Metra is making it more convenient for customers who ride as part of their commutes or when special events are held Downtown, officials said Tuesday.
The first change will allow commuters to bring bikes on early morning...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:22 AM
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston led Democratic Party media event on Monday to remind potential voters about New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s “Bridgegate” scandal.
Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Drivers in the vicinity of the Hollywood interchange on Florida's Turnpike may have traded one problem for another.
The good news: A new southbound SunPass-only off-ramp for drivers heading west to Pembroke Pines has diverted more than 5,000 vehicles...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The Emanuel administration will announce Monday that it is seeking bids to construct three long-planned transit projects aimed at providing faster and more reliable service for hundreds of thousands of daily commuters and city visitors who ride CTA...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Thousands of Bay Area commuters had to find other ways to travel between Marin County and San Francisco on Friday as Golden Gate Ferry captains and their deckhands went on strike.
The one-day strike, announced in advance by a union representing the...
| Sep 22, 2014
Q: Can signs be put up warning drivers not to block the intersections of Davie Boulevard at Andrews Avenue and Southwest Fourth Avenue adjacent to the Florida East Coast Railway crossing? Rush hour traffic backs up daily because drivers get stuck in the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Love is patient—unless it is waiting for a CTA bus. Just ask Crystal Carrazco.
Carrazco, 22, used to take the No. 9-Ashland bus from her Ukrainian Village home to catch the No. 73-Armitage bus to her boyfriend’s place in Hermosa on the...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Accustomed to train delays, Metra riders shouldn't be shocked to learn that a long-promised test of "paperless" ticketing has been pushed back again.
A pilot program to introduce mobile ticketing using smartphones isn't likely to be rolled out until...