The number of people living in D.C. is booming, and so too is the number of rats. Kojo talks about how D.C.'s rodent problem is affecting the city and what's being done to fight off the pests.
For decades, Washingtonians have commuted between northern Virginia and D.C. by “slugging,” the practice of carpooling with strangers. The “original rideshare” became popular after highways installed high-occupancy lanes designed to expedite commutes for cars with multiple passengers. With Safetrack now limiting transit options for many regional commuters, slugging may once again see a boost in participants. Kojo explores slugging and the way it might be simplified through technology.
- Kalai Kandasamy Sluglines App Creator
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