The transit agency reported Monday that operations ran smoothly during the first weekday operations for the $2.9 billion Silver Line, which opened to passengers on Saturday.
Metro says the new silver line makes the Washington region’s transit system 10 percent larger with the addition of five new stations.
Police have arrested a 29-year-old man who allegedly snatched his infant daughter from the girl’s mother at a Metro station Tuesday night.
Metro is simulating service on its new Silver Line, with just five days left before it opens to rail commuters.
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.
A major change in bus service to Dulles International Airport is coming with next week’s opening of the Silver Line Metrorail extension in northern Virginia.
Metro riders will wait longer for trains on some lines this weekend.
Metro manager Richard Sarles is speaking for the first time about a July 1 incident in which a customer accused a station manager of giving him a black eye.
Metro says there was a loud noise and smoke when a covering over the third rail touched the rail itself at a station on the National Mall.
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