Just months out from the launch of the new Silver Line, a recent study conducted by Metro is causing officials to reevaluate expectations of monthly ridership, and not for the better.
Metro has released a new map detailing the upcoming Silver Line that will connect Loudoun County in Virginia to Prince George’s County in Maryland by way of downtown Washington.
Metro rail fares brought in $20 million less than projected during the fiscal year that ended this June.
Metro says that starting Friday at 10 p.m. and continuing through closing on Sunday, buses will replace Yellow and Blue Line trains between Braddock Road and Pentagon City.
Metro says its trains and buses are operating on a shortened schedule on Labor Day.
Metro is warning of major disruptions on the red line after a train with no passengers aboard derailed overnight.
Metro says it will use the long Labor Day holiday weekend to work on several lines.
Metro riders who park at the orange line’s Dunn Loring-Merrifield station in Virginia are getting a new 1,400-space parking garage.
Track work and major delays are nothing new on Metro, but an even larger problem could be looming for the Red Line.
A jogger collides with the side of a metro bus near the National Mall.