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.
When Metro’s new Silver Line opens later this month, it will provide the first public transportation link between the National Air and Space Museum’s locations in D.C. and northern Virginia.
Officials are conducting an emergency response drill at one of the soon-to-open stations on the Silver Line.
The long-awaited Silver Line is slated to open in July and Metro is running a contest to celebrate.
Now that the Silver Line has an official service start date, Metro has released a series of TV commercials to promote it.
Metro’s general manager says the long-awaited start date for Silver Line service in northern Virginia will be July 26.
The general manager of Washington’s Metrorail subway system says he hopes to announce next week the long-awaited start date for Silver Line service in northern Virginia.
Metro Transit Police will conduct a response exercise June 1 at the Wiehle-Reston East Station.