Beverly Taylor can’t figure out why her commute has become more congested. When summer ended and schools resumed this fall, her typical 50-minute drive from Bowie to downtown Washington began taking 75 minutes, worse than before the coronavirus pandemic started. “I don’t understand, because downtown is so vacant,” said Taylor, 60, a human resources director at a law firm.
New habits are making more commutes miserable
September 22, 2023