Metro says train service is being restored between L’Enfant Plaza and Farragut West stations on the blue, orange and silver lines after a water main break at 12th and F streets near Metro Center suspended service earlier in the morning.
Metro’s new 7000-series railcars are one step closer to full-scale production after Metro and the Tri-State Oversight Committee (TOC) have agreed to allow safety testing to proceed for a 2015 completion.
Metro says trains five of the system’s six lines will run every 16 minutes throughout the weekend to accommodate track work.
Metro says trains on the orange and red lines will be affected by weekend work.
Hundreds turned out to see acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell play at Union Station Tuesday.
Metro announced Monday it is partnering with American University to provide late-night Metrorail service from Navy Yard-Ballpark Station for fans attending post-season Nats games.
Metro says the orange, blue, red and green lines will be affected by weekend work.
Five years after the catastrophic Metro Red Line crash that left nine people dead and dozens more injured, the transit system will once again be using computer-driven trains, according to a report from The Washington Post.
Metro says riders on some lines will wait longer for trains this weekend and that only the silver line is unaffected.
A train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers are being heralded as heroes for their roles in saving the life of a who intentionally jumped on the the tracks