The controversial proposal would have winnowed down the number of committees and allowed alternate members of the 16-person panel to serve as committee chairs.
Union members urged transparency from the Trump appointees. Asked one: “If you are here to privatize Metro … then say so!” The administration has not articulated a stance on Metro issues.
The light-rail project still needs a federal funding agreement before it could receive any aid.
Updated at 10:46 a.m. Metro said normal service has returned on its Silver, Orange and Blue lines after a rough — and long — morning commute for riders. Orange/Blue/Silver Line: Normal service has resumed outside Rosslyn. — Metrorail Info (@Metrorailinfo) July 27, 2017 Updated at 8:58 a.m. Metro said its eastbound trains on the Blue, […]
Leif Dormsjo is set to join a private engineering firm to work on infrastructure issues.
Travelers will be required to remove electronic devices larger than a cellphone from their carry-on luggage for separate screening.
Metro will open early for the 42nd Marine Corps Marathon in October, a return to custom a year after SafeTrack repairs forced tens of thousands of runners and spectators to find alternate transportation to the 2016 race. The transit system will open at 6 a.m. for the Oct. 22 marathon, event organizers announced. Organizers were forced to break […]
A Metro spokesman said debris was found on part of the track between the Orange and Blue lines, causing the agency to briefly suspend service.
#mdtraffic inbound Rt 50 remains CLOSED following a horrific double fatal crash, delays start on the Bay Bridge #BreakingNews @First4Traffic pic.twitter.com/vCiS1ifcnx — Brad Freitas (@Chopper4Brad) July 26, 2017 Updated at 7:44 a.m. Officials said all lanes on the westbound side of US 50 have reopened after a fatal crash near Annapolis. Update Anne Arundel Co: […]
Updated at 7:44 a.m. Trains are no longer single-tracking on the Red Line. Updated at 7:30 a.m. Metro says outbound trains are bypassing the Tenleytown station to reduce delays as trains single-track around a track problem. Commuters will need to use inbound trains to access the Tenleytown station. Updated at 7:15 a.m. Metro said trains […]