The agency that runs the D.C. region’s Metrorail system has assumed formal control of the new Silver Line in northern Virginia.
Metro says trains and most buses will run on a Sunday schedule for Memorial Day.
Metro may be set to phase out paper fare cards completely, in favor of plastic rechargeable cards.
Most Metro lines will operate on a normal schedule over the Memorial Day weekend, with trains operating on a Sunday schedule for the holiday Monday.
The agency that operates the region’s Metrorail system expects to take control of the behind-schedule Silver Line extension through Tysons Corner later this month.
Park Police officers are investigating after a pedestrian was fatally struck while trying to cross Suitland Parkway.
Maryland officials are scheduled to break ground on a $37 million project to improve access to the Branch Avenue Metro Station in Suitland.
Metro says travelers on the orange and red lines will wait longer for trains this weekend because of work.
A former contractor for Metro has pleaded guilty to stealing 30,000 pounds of copper wire and cable from Metro facilities and selling it for $88,000.
Metro says some travelers on the orange, red and green lines will wait longer for trains this weekend because of work.
Metro says there will be longer waits for trains on some lines this weekend.
The authority overseeing the Silver Line Metrorail extension through Tysons Corner to Reston says work on the $3 billion project is belatedly nearing completion.