A policy of routing calls about emergencies on the Metro subway to a supervisor at the District of Columbia’s 911 call center contributed to delays in getting firefighters to a fatal rail malfunction early this year.
Metrorail service on the green and yellow lines was affected Wednesday afternoon after a woman was struck by a train, Metro officials say.
Metro announced Wednesday it will consider approving a public hearing about a new Metrorail station in the Potomac Yard area in Alexandria.
A Maryland man has been sentenced to more than 4 years in prison after prosecutors say he stabbed a transgender girl on a Metro train.
Supporters of the Purple Line transit project are hosting a progress report and rally on Monday.
Metro officials closed the Wiehle-Reston station Thursday night due to fire department activity.
People who decide to venture out in the Baltimore-Washington region ahead of a major impending snowstorm may run into some delays, or added fees, using public transportation.
Metro’s board of directors has decided not to increase fares or to significantly cut service to balance the budget.
There was some confusion in D.C. Thursday as D.C. Public Schools announced they would open 2 hours late due to snow and Metrobus, which operates school routes, said on its website and Twitter account that D.C. schools would be closed.
Washington’s fire chief says all the city’s firefighters will be trained on how to respond to emergencies on the subway system.