Repairs

dc metro

Metro To Close Bethesda Stations To Fix Leaks

Metro 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.

10/09/2014

light rail

3 Light Rail Stations Reopen After Repairs

Three Baltimore light rail stations are back up and running.

06/26/2014

route 50 sinkhole

Repairs This Week To Close U.S. Route 50 Overnight

Repairs are underway this week on eastbound U.S. Route 50 in Annapolis as highway crews inspect and improve piping under the roadway after a collapse in early June.

06/25/2014

bridge

Westbound I-70 Bridge Reopened After Emergency Repair Work

After being shut down for nearly 72 hours, the westbound lane of I-70 is finally back open. Crews have fixed a crack in the bridge.

06/08/2014

bridge

I-70 Westbound Still Closed For Repairs After Crack Found In Bridge

Crews work through the weekend to get a major road back open. Interstate 70 west has been shut down since Friday afternoon.

06/07/2014

(AP Photo/Junji Kurokawa)

Md. Theatre Needs Additional Repairs To Ceiling

The nearly 100-year-old Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown needs more repairs to its ceiling.

12/07/2013

washington monument rapelling

Earthquake Repair: Surveyors Checking Height Of Washington Monument

Surveyors are checking to make sure that the Washington Monument is still 555 feet, 5 1/8 inches tall.

11/07/2013

Washington Monument

Scaffolding On Washington Monument To Come Down

The National Park Service says crews will begin removing the scaffolding surrounding the Washington Monument starting in less than two weeks.

10/31/2013

(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Navy Mulls Redesign Of D.C. Building Where 12 Killed

The names of the places are sadly familiar: Newtown, Aurora, Virginia Tech, Columbine, and Nickel Mines, Penn. After mass shootings made each of those names synonymous with tragedy, officials demolished, closed or altered the buildings where the killings took place to soften painful associations, especially among survivors.

10/05/2013

bridge

D.C. Officials: 2 of 5 Troubled Bridges Are Fixed

Five bridges in the nation’s capital, including the heavily traveled Frederick Douglass Bridge over the Anacostia River, are categorized by federal highway officials as both “fracture critical” and “structurally deficient,” but District of Columbia officials say they’ve already fixed one and replaced another.

09/15/2013

national cathedral

National Cathedral Showcases Repairs 2 Years After 5.8 Magnitude Earthquake

Another setback for an American treasure—the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. Two years after an earthquake cracked and crumbled parts of the structure, the cost of repairs has grown to $26 million.

08/22/2013

metro

Metro To Close Red Line Stations For Weekend Work

Metro says it’s closing several stations on the red line for weekend work.

07/09/2013

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