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Platform level finishes and signage at Wiehle-Reston East Station. (Credit: David Claypool, Kalorama)

Metro’s Silver Line Gets Low-Interest Federal Loan

The Transportation Department has committed $1.28 billion toward the construction of Metro’s silver line in the form of a low-interest loan.

08/21/2014

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Metro Restores Blue Line Service After Suspension

Metro has restored Blue Line service for all trains heading into the District from Virginia after it was suspended for more than an hour Friday morning.

08/15/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro: Weekend Work to Affect 4 Lines

Metro says some riders will wait longer for Metro trains this weekend while buses will also replace trains on a section of the red line.

08/12/2014

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Metro Stays Open Later For Redskins Preseason Game

Metro says its rail system will stay open an additional hour to help riders get home from the Washington Redskins’ preseason game at FedEx Field.

08/06/2014

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Metro GM Makes First Public Comments About Metro Worker Punching Customer

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.

07/11/2014

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Study: Metro Overcrowding Rare, Busiest Trains Often Below Ridership Capacity

People love to hate Metro, but are the trains actually as cramped and crowded as riders claim?

07/10/2014

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Metro Fare Hikes Go Into Effect

Riding Metro is about to get more expensive.

06/27/2014

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Metro Unveils Special SmarTrip Cards For Nat’l Zoo’s 125th Anniversary

To celebrate the Smithsonian National Zoo’s 125th anniversary, Metro has released four special edition SmarTrip cards.

06/26/2014

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Metro Releases Silver Line TV Commercials

Now that the Silver Line has an official service start date, Metro has released a series of TV commercials to promote it.

06/24/2014

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Weekend Work to Affect Red, Blue, Yellow Lines

Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend, and passengers traveling on the blue and yellow lines will also wait longer for trains.

06/24/2014

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