Edward Donaldson will join Metro on Nov. 9 after he retires as the FAA’s System Operations Security director at the end of October.
The Australian company says day-to-day operations of the toll lanes and the partnership with Virginia will not be impacted.
The train was occupied but no injuries were reported, officials said.
Negotiations are underway for the contract worth a potential $1 billion to build the 8000-Series rail cars, the transit agency confirmed Tuesday.
The transit agency also is on a “backward” path with its plan to purchase hundreds of gas-powered buses over the next five years, the Sierra Club said.
Beginning in mid-October, the airline will offer drive-through testing to its customers in Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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The airline said the tests may allow travelers who test negative to forgo quarantine and entry requirements for some destinations, including Hawaii.
The inspector general’s office for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority discovered the room in August 2019 after receiving an anonymous tip that workers were going there to “hang out and get drunk and party,” the agency watchdog said Thursday.
The clock is running out on Maryland reaching a settlement to keep the light-rail contractor on the job amid cost disputes.
Under the legislation, the Transportation Security Administration would have 30 days to create a pilot program for travelers to have their temperatures scanned.
No further information about the incident was immediately available.
Heavy rains from Thursday kept some roads in Montgomery County closed Friday morning.
Officials said no one was seriously hurt in the crash, which occurred during a rainstorm Wednesday night along a part of the Beltway in Montgomery County known as the “Big Curve.”
Groups representing passengers and unions pleaded with Congress to save the railroad.
Service had been suspended because of smoke in a tunnel.
Officials said there was a serious crash along I-270 in Montgomery County.