Dr. Gridlock: Dupont Circle

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 02:27 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Red Line single-tracking lifted after man fatally struck at Farragut North [UPDATED]

Single-tracking ended this afternoon and no additional delays were expected through the evening.

By Mark Berman  |  02:27 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dupont Circle, farragut north, judiciary square, Metro, Metrorail, red line, WMATA

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Streets closed near Dupont Circle [Update: Reopened]

A stretch of Connecticut Avenue is closed near Dupont Circle due to a suspicious package dropped by a bank robber making his getaway

By Mark Berman  |  01:34 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C., D.C. streets, Dupont Circle

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 06:38 AM ET, 02/01/2012

A not-so-fond farewell for Dupont south escalators

Metro begins a nine-month project on Wednesday to replace the balky escalators at Dupont Circle’s south entrance, considered some of the least reliable in a transit network that relies on them more than any other in North America. The transit authority’s communications team said farewell Tuesday night in a unique way.

By Michael D. Bolden  |  06:38 AM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  WMATA, Metrorail, Dupont Circle station, Metro esclators