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Congressman Van Hollen on the Purple Line (VIDEOS)

Congressman Van Hollen on the Purple Line (VIDEOS)

When it comes to the Purple Line Project, Congressman Chris Van Hollen says it would be a “big mistake to pull the plug.” Find out more in this MyMCMedia Extra video: In this MyMCMedia Extra, U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen says he looks forward to work with Maryland Governor-elect Larry Hogan, and agrees that everyone must work […]

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WMATA Officials Warn Rush Hour Commuters of Major Metro Delays

Metro rail service has been suspended on the blue, orange and silver lines today between Farragut West and L’Enfant Plaza because of a water main break at Metro Center, F Street and 12th. Metro is advising rush hour commuters to expect major delays, crowding and bus shuttles because of the break. Riders are encouraged to […]

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Leggett on the Status of the Silver Spring Transit Center (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett updates reporters at a recent briefing on the status of the Silver Spring Transit Center.   Related:  

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Rockville Hosts BRT Meeting (VIDEO)

The city of Rockville recently hosted a meeting on the proposed Bus Rapid Transit with city of Gaithersburg and Montgomery County elected officials. Rockville 11 reports. Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.   Related:

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New County Road & Sidewalk Standards (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmembers have unanimously passed a bill that redefines road and sidewalk standards in Montgomery County. The measure is the work of Councilmembers Roger Berliner and Hans Riemer who say the end goal is safety. Susan Kenedy reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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Pedestrian Safety Campaign (VIDEO)

With the holiday season in full swing, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett and county officials gathered at the parking lot of Congressional Shopping Plaza in Rockville to remind shoppers to respect the handicapped shopping places and to be extra careful while walking and driving in parking lots. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to […]

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Sober Ride During the Holidays (VIDEO)

During the holiday season the Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) is offering a free cab ride service for drivers who have been drinking. Tom Pogue tells us more about Sober Ride in this week’s Transportation Update. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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Roshdieh Named Acting Director MCDOT as of Dec. 22

Montgomery County Chief Administrative Officer Tim Firestine announced this week that Al Roshdieh, Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) Deputy Director will be named Acting Director of MCDOT following the retirement of Arthur Holmes, Jr. later this month. In his announcement, Firestine stated that, “Mr. Roshdieh brings a wealth of experience in developing County policy […]

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Planning Board Chairs to Hogan: ‘Support the Purple Line’

The two Planning Board chairs representing Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission recently sent a letter to Maryland’s Governor-elect Larry Hogan and his transition team explaining the important reasons for keeping the Purple Line on track. The December 4 letter, sent by Casey Anderson, Chair of the Montgomery […]

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Local Leaders Get on Same Track on BRT Proposal (VIDEO)

If there is one thing politicians can rally around, it’s traffic. So when the Rockville City Council invited neighboring Gaithersburg and Montgomery County elected leaders to a discussion on the proposed Bus Rapid Transit system, it was a full house.   The group met on Wednesday night to get an update on the corridor planning study […]

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