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39th Annual Marine Corps Marathon road closures
The 39th Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) and the MCM10K will take place on Sunday, October 26, 2014.
October 21, 2014, Arlington County
D.C. police handing out fewer traffic tickets
D.C. police officers have focused their traffic enforcement on targeting drivers who fail to stop at stop signs, use cell phones while driving or drive without insurance, according to data provided from the D.C. Department of Motor Vehicles.
Luz Lazo, October 22, 2014, Washington Post
Graham bill would ban bikes, Segways from more D.C. sidewalks
D.C. Council member Jim Graham has introduced legislation that would ban bicycles and Segways from sidewalks in areas where the city has provided a bike lane.
Luz Lazo, October 21, 2014, Washington Post
Wake up behind the wheel, campaign says
A new public education campaign will emphasize the dangers of drowsy driving, which sleep experts say is as potentially dangerous as drunken driving.
Katherine Shaver, October 21, 2014, Washington Post
Move DC action plan outlines future of transportation
The first steps in a 25-year vision to improve mobility in the District were released Tuesday by Mayor Vincent Gray.
Martin Di Caro, October 21, 2014, WAMU
Bikes on some MARC trains seems imminent
Service is expected to be limited initially to weekend service on the Penn line and begin by the end of the year.
October 22, 2014, WashCycle
Arkansas Ave. NW narrowed after resident outcry
One year after a school teacher was severely injured in a crash outside her home, District transportation officials are following through on safety recommendations to remove a car lane along a busy stretch of Arkansas Avenue Northwest in the 16th Street Heights neighborhood that is used by commuters to speed to downtown D.C.
Martin Di Caro, October 20, 2014, WAMU
The contributory negligence problem for bicyclists
How DC’s legal system leaves bike crash victims without access to justice, and the opportunity before the Council to fix it.
Shane Farthing, October 17, 2014, Medium