American University since 2012 has been an exclusive higher ed ‘partner’ of the ballclub.
American University agrees to subsidize extra subway service when needed during Nationals’ October postseason.
The transit agency’s new 7000-series cars are a departure from the past, featuring advanced technology and new comforts for riders.
Richard Sarles spent four years as Metro chief overseeing rebuilding of the troubled system.
Sarles has been Metro’s top executive since 2011.
Aid received by Metro is part of $3.59 billion in federal assistance to Northeast and Mid-Atlantic transportation agencies affected by Hurricane Sandy
Five years after the crash that caused nine deaths, automatic train control will resume next month.
Four people were taken to hospitals Friday after a Metrobus rear-ended another Metrobus in Northwest Washington.
The transit authority wants a diverse group of tech-savvy riders for a six-month test of the prototype. “contactless” fare gates that use new technology.
In a six-month test, 3,000 riders will board trains and buses with just the wave of a smartphone or plastic card.