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Metro's GM discusses fare increase, Silver Line

Metro customers can expect to pay more for trips beginning this weekend -- and the increased fares will apply to the new Silver Line segment set to open in July.

Sunday - 06/29/2014, 01:54am EDT

Tags: silver line, Richard Sarles, metro, fare increase, fare, Metrobus, Sarah Beth Hensley

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Metro committee approves $1 billion capital budget

It pays for new buses, platform work and escalators, among other things.

Sunday - 05/11/2014, 02:07am EDT

Tags: metro, Metrobus, Ari Ashe

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Rock 'n' Roll Marathon creates weekend closures in D.C.

It's that time of year again: The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon is coming to town.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 08:46am EDT

Tags: dave dildine, rock n roll marathon, marathon, race, traffic,

Study: As D.C. congestion increases, carpools to pick up slack

A Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments study finds that more commuters will carpool to work because traffic is projected to increase 70 percent by 2040. But transportation officials argue a more robust Metro system could help mitigate the traffic.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 09:02pm EST

Tags: COG, congestion, carpool, Ari Ashe

Metrorail lowers SmarTrip card prices, changes exitfare policies

Metro riders will see a few changes come Oct. 1. Metrorail says it plans to lower the price of SmarTrip cards in effort to get more people to use them.

Friday - 09/20/2013, 09:56am EDT

Tags: Ari Ashe, SmarTrip, exitfares

New parking garage opens at Dunn Loring station

A new 1,400-space parking garage opens Monday at the Dunn Loring Metro station.

Saturday - 08/24/2013, 08:35pm EDT

Tags: Vienna, Dunn Loring, parking garage

Poll: Most have favorable view of Metrorail

Monday - 07/01/2013, 11:58am EDT

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Metro to boost service to handle July 4 revelers

Metro will halt track work and add extra trains to handle the estimated 500,000 riders this July Fourth.

Thursday - 06/27/2013, 04:51pm EDT

Tags: July 4th holiday, metro, National Mall, Washington Nationals, fireworks

Metro ID's problem with intercom system

Emergency intercoms on Metro trains that don't work. The problem was detected on some trains months ago and the problems were amplified this week after a fight near the Woodley Park Station when some passengers said they couldn't contact the train operator. Now Metro says it has a solution.

Wednesday - 06/19/2013, 07:51pm EDT

Tags: metro, safety, transit, Hank Silverberg

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