Metro says riders on some lines will wait longer for trains this weekend and that only the silver line is unaffected.
The Transportation Department has committed $1.28 billion toward the construction of Metro’s silver line in the form of a low-interest loan.
Nearly 10,000 people have used Metro’s five new Silver Line stations during the morning rush hour.
Metro says the new silver line makes the Washington region’s transit system 10 percent larger with the addition of five new stations.
Riders, get ready: The Silver Line is finally ready for its debut.
Most Metro lines will have regular weekend service as the silver line opens.
Metro is simulating service on its new Silver Line, with just five days left before it opens to rail commuters.
When Metro’s new Silver Line opens later this month, it will provide the first public transportation link between the National Air and Space Museum’s locations in D.C. and northern Virginia.
Metro’s general manager says he hopes to announce this week the long-awaited start date for Silver Line service in northern Virginia.
The general manager of Washington’s Metrorail subway system says he hopes to announce next week the long-awaited start date for Silver Line service in northern Virginia.
Metro officials say contractors building the new silver line are behind on some key items, which could lead to further delays for the project.
Local law enforcement officials and the Metro Transit Police will be conducting an exercise at a Metro station set to open as part of the new silver line.