14 out of the 27 urgent safety defects were at McPherson Square
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"Our current approach to dealing with these issues, lurching from crisis to crisis, is not working."
Patrick Lavin will replace Lou Brown, who's on his way out.
The Federal Transit Administration says the initiatives would not serve "critical safety" functions.
Jovante Hall, 18, has been charged with the murder of John Rufus Evans III, 15.
But "Kennedy Center" to Foggy Bottom–GWU? Not so much.
The stabbing follows a fatal shooting there last month.
"No one asked me one if I was okay."
MPD Chief Cathy Lanier said police have arrested a 17-year-old suspect.
The Jackson Graham Building is located at 600 5th St. NW.
The agency has been searching for a new chief safety officer for months.
Another day, another Metro fire
The agency says it also identified 338 "non-emergency" cable locations during last week's shutdown.
Additionally, on Thursday, Metro's board could approve emergency fare-reductions by the general manager.
Welcome to Metro oversight season.