I-66 Tolls hit another high of $46.75 today at about 8.20 AM for 20 minutes and dropped to $45.00 at 8.40AM. There were no known accidents or breakdowns this morning, just volume. On top of that, to the most part all metro and buses were functioning without a hitch.
Imagine how much backup, rubbernecking, and accident because of distraction can be avoided in that time? “Last year, North Carolina’s transportation department and highway patrol conducted a real-life drone study using a simulated two-car crash. It took the reconstruction team an hour and 51 minutes to collect the data using a laser scanner. It took 25 minutes using drones.” – Jenni Bergal
Abandon hope, all ye who use Metro: With two weeks of single-tracking and shutdowns, agency urges riders to ditch the system
What is your alternative travel option for the next 2 weeks when B/S/O line service disruption starts from Aug 11 to Aug 26 “Only take Metro if you have no other option.” – Washington Metro