Four Van Gogh Commemorative SmarTrip Cards will be available for Metro riders by the end of October.
A dozen people have been transported to local hospitals after a Metro bus traveling northbound on North Capitol Street struck a car going eastbound on Rhode Island Avenue.
Officials with Metro and Virginia Railway Express say ridership on subway and commuter trains appears to be back to normal now that the federal government is open.
Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the red line to allow for weekend work.
Metro says weekend work will affect the Red and Orange Lines starting Friday night and continuing through Sunday.
A Red Line Metro station in Northeast D.C. is where you are most likely to be the victim of a crime in the transit system, according to a new report from the Metro Transit Police Department.
Track work will close a large portion of the Orange Line this weekend, Metro says.
One contractor died and two Metro employees were injured in a welding accident in a red line subway tunnel between Union Station and the Judiciary Square stop early Sunday, the transit agency said.
Metro says it is seeing a 22 percent drop in rail ridership due to the federal government shutdown.
Metro says riders on the red and orange lines can expect longer waits this weekend.