Md. Formally Tells U.S. It Isn't Seeking $900M for Red LineMaryland officials have formally notified the Federal Transit Administration that the state is no longer seeking federal funding for a Baltimore light rail project.
Maryland Transportation Chief Briefs LawmakersMaryland's transportation secretary says he believes a light rail in the suburbs of Washington will be built to meet more cost-effective stipulations.
Hogan Moving Forward With Purple Line; Announces Nearly $2B for Roads, BridgesGov. Larry Hogan said Thursday that the state will support a more cost-effective plan for the Purple Line rail system in the Washington suburbs that will require a greater investment from Montgomery and Prince George's counties. Hogan also announced plans to spend nearly $2 billion on Maryland roads and bridges.
7000 Series Trains Start Rolling on Metro's Red LineMonday marks a big day for some Metro riders who rolled to work in one of the new 7000 series trains.
Metro Red Line to Switch to Automatic ModeMetro's Red Line will return to automatic train operation on Monday, The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority announced Thursday.
Red, Orange Lines Most Affected By Weekend Track WorkMetro says weekend work will largely impact riders on the red and orange lines.
Metro to Close Bethesda Stations to Fix LeaksMetro officials plan to close three red line stations in Bethesda for 14 weekends in 2016 to repair persistent leaks in the tunnels and to avoid a long-term shutdown of the red line that had been feared.
5 Years After Fatal Crash, Metro To Phase In Computer-Driven Trains AgainFive 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 Closing 3 Red Line Stations This Weekend Metro is closing three subway stations and platforms on the red line this weekend and will offer free shuttle buses as an alternative.
Md. Officials Cheer Funds for Light Rail Projects Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.
Weekend Metro Work to Affect Red, Orange and Blue LinesMetro service adjustments on the Red, Orange and Blue lines will go into effect beginning at 10 p.m. Friday night.
Track Work to Close 3 Red Line Metro Stations Nov. 8-11Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend and through Veterans Day, which is Monday.
Senior Iran Lawmaker: Uranium Enrichment Continuing At 20 PercentAlaeddin Boroujerdi, the chairman of Iran’s foreign policy and national security parliamentary committee, said that uranium enrichment is a “red line” in negotiations with Tehran, and dismissed threats against Iranian research facilities.
Metro Settles Lawsuit From Deadly 2009 Crash Metro has agreed to settle a lawsuit against its insurance broker that stemmed from the 2009 red line crash that killed nine people.
Metro Plans Red Line Work Weekend of Oct. 18-20Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the red line to allow for weekend work.