Wiedefeld is conducting transition meetings with former Interim GM Jack Requa, meeting with rail employees, and touring the control center.
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Welcome, Paul Wiedefeld!
Metro's new general manager starts Nov. 30. What will the nascent riders' union do to advocate for customers without its original founder?
Plus: Details on how Paul Wiedefeld sees Metro's relationship with the feds and the D.C. region.
Metro gets a new boss.
Bookmark this one for those rough Metro commutes.
Metro says the new buses will improve efficiency on busy routes as well as driver safety.
Metro will formally appoint Wiedefeld in two weeks.
Some good news for once...
"The executive recruitment process to determine who will lead [Metro] remains ongoing, and discussions with candidates are actively underway."
“I thought it was a bolt of lightning,” a witness says.
Food coming to a station near you (maybe)!
What he'll do to improve the transit agency remains unclear, but here's what he's done in his career so far.
Metro has awarded a $2.87 million contract to McKinsey and Ernst & Young to fix itself.
“This is the strictest level of federal safety oversight ever placed on a rail transit agency."