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Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 02/03/2012

The weekend and beyond

There’s a chance of snow showers Saturday night, but the weekend forecast is generally pretty good. Transit riders will encounter extensive delays on Metrorail, and drivers will have their own problems on the Beltway in Virginia and on some D.C. streets.

By Robert Thomson  |  11:24 AM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Weekend Work, Capital Beltway, Metro | Tags:  Weekend delays, Metro, WMATA, DC transportation

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 02/03/2012

To Metrorail users, it’s all about the ride

A cartoon and a story capture what Metro riders are experiencing as they deal with delays caused by breakdowns and by maintenance.

By Robert Thomson  |  09:18 AM ET, 02/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro | Tags:  Metro, WMATA, DC transportation

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 02/01/2012

Some confusion, but no crowding at Dupont Circle

Some Metro riders hadn’t heard that the southside exit at Dupont Circle would be closed for eight months, while others were unsure about how to reach their destinations.

By Robert Thomson  |  10:50 AM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro, Red Line | Tags:  Metro, WMATA, DC transportation