Suggest names for new Metrorail stations
Faced with a gaping budget deficit, Metro board members on Thursday floated the idea of selling naming rights to Metro stations. Naturally, we'd love to hear your suggestions for new station names.
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Instructions: To contribute, go here and click 'Edit.' Click on the placemark icon for the Metrorail station that you would like to rename. Add your suggestion to the "Reader suggestions" portion of the placemarker. You can also add your own station name if you don't see it here.
Metro estimates it will pay about $7.3 million in extra overtime in fiscal 2012 due to shortage of bus drivers and rail operators. Sponsored metro names is one way to fill the gap.
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