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Fight over toll lanes clouds D.C. area's transportation future

A fight over Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan administration’s plans to add toll lanes to an expanded Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 spilled over Wednesday into what is often a staid regional vote to adopt a long-range transportation plan describing how we will get around over the next 25 years. Read more...
Max Smith, October 18, 2018, WTOP

No fare increases or service cuts in next year's Metro budget

Metro General Manager Paul J. Wiedefeld will not propose fare increases or more service cuts for the coming fiscal year, he said Tuesday, and will instead focus on improving customer service and workplace culture to help boost flagging ridership and revenue. Read more...
Faiz Siddiqui, October 9, 2018, Washington Post