Dr. Gridlock: metro escalators


Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 10/24/2012

A little snark with that elevator repair?

Signs mocking Metro's repair program have popped up in two local stations.

By Lori Aratani  |  05:26 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bethesda station, mcpherson square, Metro, metro elevators, metro escalators, metro repairs

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Metro to reopen Dupont Circle exit Sunday

The three escalators have been replaced on schedule after eight and a half months.

By Robert Thomson  |  02:59 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dupont Circle Metro escalators, Metro, WMATA

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Dupont’s southern entrance reopens this month

The Dupont Circle Metro station's southern entrance has been closed for much of the year.

By Mark Berman  |  02:07 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dupont Circle, Dupont Circle Metro, Dupont Circle Metro escalators, Metro

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 02/02/2012

Two up, one down at Foggy Bottom

A Metro rider who uses the Foggy Bottom station complains that the new escalators at the entrance are constantly configured to have two going up and one going down during both the morning and evening rushes. Why is that done?

By Robert Thomson  |  03:52 PM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro | Tags:  Metro, WMATA, DC transit, Metro escalators, Metrorail

Posted at 06:26 AM ET, 07/07/2010

Dupont Circle escalators out

The 19th street entrance escalators are out of service at the Dupont Circle station.

By Mark Berman  |  06:26 AM ET, 07/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro | Tags:  metro, metro escalators, wmata