There will be no Metrorail service between the East Falls Church and West Falls Church stations during the Memorial Day holiday weekend because of the Dulles Metrorail project. Metro will operate free shuttle buses between the two stations. Riders should add at least 40 minutes to their travel time.
SOURCE: WMATA | By Laris Karklis/ The Washington Post - May 29, 2010
New rail cars invite Metro commuters to get comfy Article | Washington's new subway cars will have ergonomically designed seats for back comfort, added legroom and resilient floors for easy cleaning (no more stained and dirty carpets). Automated voices will make station announcements instead of hard-to-hear humans.