Metro silver line
After decades of waiting, the highly-anticipated Silver Line has begun carrying loads of passengers to and from northern Virginia.
The long-awaited Silver Line will finally begin carrying passengers this Saturday.
The first Silver Line train departs the Wiehle-Reston East station on Saturday, but major changes across Metrorail are beginning this week in preparation for the opening.
Now that the Silver Line has an official service start date, Metro has released a series of TV commercials to promote it.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has approved the first phase of the Silver Line project, it announced Thursday, and the line can now be passed on to Metro for further testing.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is again pushing back its expected completion date for construction of the new Silver Line through Tysons Corner.
Two northern Virginia congressmen want to study the possibility of extending the Metro transit system to Centreville in western Fairfax County and Woodbridge in Prince William County.
Metro’s new silver line is scheduled to open later this year, and the transit agency is hosting several open houses to discuss changes in service with the new line.
Metro will present a $2.5 billion budget and spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year to its board of directors Thursday.
The construction of Metro’s silver line through the Tysons Corner area in northern Virginia will cause some closures on local roads in the coming weeks.