Metro would like Blue Line riders to say ‘Hello to Yellow’ with the incentive of free fare cards beginning today.
Metro is encouraging frequent riders of its Blue Line to switch over to the Yellow Line by handing out free fare cards.
Members of the Occupy D.C. protest group have returned to Washington’s McPherson Square, setting up new tents on the park’s newly seeded grass.
Two encampments of Occupy demonstrators in Washington are noticeably quieter after a weekend in which U.S. Park Police began strictly enforcing no camping regulations.
Sgt. David Schlosser, a Park Police spokesman, says protesters are not being evicted, and Park Police want to respect their First Amendment rights.
The raid on the Occupy DC site at McPherson Square is causing minor disruptions for some Metro travelers.
A car crashed into a building near McPherson Square injuring three people, including a woman and child, Wednesday afternoon.
A judge in Washington says the federal government must notify Occupy DC protesters if it intends to close McPherson Square to protesters.
The time has finally come for Occupy protestors to relocate in D.C. With House legislation backing them, Police will begin arresting all Protestors ‘camping’ at McPherson Square & Freedom Plaza at noon today.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray says he’d still like to see Occupy DC evicted from McPherson Square to allow for cleanup of the site.