About 2,000 passengers on Metro’s green line were stranded for hours on trains after emergency responders accidentally shut down power while handling a track fire.
A Metro board member says public support is a key to getting Maryland, Virginia and the federal government to pay for a new growth plan for the transit system.
Metro says safety is behind a decision to extend the Silver Line.
Metro plans to close five stations on the red line for weekend work.
Metro says track work on the red, orange and green lines will affect train riders over the weekend.
Metro is planning to use the Columbus Day holiday for an extra day of track maintenance.
Metro says it’s investigating the cause of power problems that tripped up the morning rush-hour commute along the Red Line.
Metro says service is operating normally following heavy rains that pelted parts of the Washington region.
Metro officials say a hardware failure caused their train monitoring system to shut down twice over the weekend.
When Metro raises its fares in July, riders who use paper fare cards will see big changes.
Nine dead, eighty injured. Three years ago today, the worst accident in Washington D.C. Metro history happened.
Metro watchdog groups say the transit system is safer than it was three years ago when nine people were killed in a crash, but there’s room for improvement.