Posts Tagged ‘Metro’

Metrorail Sees Decline in Ridership

A report finds high-profile incidents have led riders to take fewer trips.

In Wake of Problems, Metro May Get New Oversight

"The safety management by [Metro] and safety oversight by the Tri-State Oversight Committee are unacceptable."

Metro Begins Skipping Stadium-Armory at Rush Hour, Still Charging Peak Fares

Metro will still charge peak fares even though Orange and Silver Line trains will skip the station during rush hours.

Metro’s Long Delays, Visualized

This visualization shows how many long delays (at least 10 minutes) Metro had on each day this year. Click any day to see details.

Metro Increases Wait Times on Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines

The slowdown could last for six months.

Metro: Morning Power Station Fire Will Affect Evening Commute (UPDATE)

The cause of the fire is still being investigated.

D.C.: Telecommute During Papal Visit, But Use Metro if You Can’t

Get ready for Pope-mageddon 2015.

Attempted Toddler Kidnapping on Metro Foiled by Passengers

“I don’t have kids, but I think anyone would be pretty concerned about this."

Metro: August Derailment ‘Caused By a Combination of Human Error and Flawed Metro Processes’

Two employees have resigned.

Service Partially Restored on Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines

But riders should expect delays.

Life Hack: Transport a Fridge on Metro

Around 11 a.m. today, a person was spotted loading a large, white refrigerator onto a Red Line train at the Woodley Park station.

Blogger Sues to Get Her Muhammad Cartoon Ads on Metro

"Anti-jihad" activist wants cartoons on buses.

Metro’s Long Delays, Visualized

This visualization shows how many delays of at least 10 minutes Metro had on each day this year.

Lawsuit: Dead Body Went Unnoticed in Metro Station for Four Days

The body of a local attorney was hidden behind a platform wall.

District Line Daily: Escalating Embarrassment for Metro

Technicians found more damage in a Dupont Circle escalator that was just installed in 2012, in a lengthy, expensive project, and has now been broken for more than three months.