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Metro board member: Public support key to growth

A Metro board member says public support is a key to getting Maryland, Virginia and the federal government to pay for a new growth plan for the transit system.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 07:18am EST

Tags: The Washington Post, Metro,

The future of Metro: Sarles gives details, requests feedback

Aggressive maintenance and improvement work is continuing in the Metrorail system, but construction won't disappear anytime soon.

Saturday - 10/27/2012, 10:12am EDT

Tags: michelle basch, WMATA, Metro,

Metro: Full cellphone access delayed until 2015

Metro says it has fallen behind on its effort to expand cellphone service throughout the transit system and may not complete the project until 2015.

Wednesday - 10/17/2012, 05:51am EDT

Tags: Metro,

Metro, city still talking about Nats' postseason rides

As the Nationals move closer to a guaranteed spot in the playoffs, there's still no agreement in place to keep trains running late if games run longer than Metro's midnight closing time.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 06:39am EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, Nationals, Metro, WMATA

New Metro safety system could improve ride

Metro General Manager Richard Sarles told his board of directors Thursday that the transit agency has taken a significant step toward restoring confidence, and complete safety on the rails.

Thursday - 09/13/2012, 03:42pm EDT

Tags: Metro, National Transportation Safety Board

July: A rough month for Metro

After a series of mishaps and meltdowns, Metro's leader concedes this was not a great month for the transit agency.

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 05:23pm EDT

Tags: Metro,

Metro reviews train speeds after Green Line derailment

Following last week's derailment on the Green Line, Metro says it will change protocol for how fast trains should be going during periods of extreme heat.

Thursday - 07/12/2012, 05:30pm EDT

Tags: Green Line, Metro, derailment,

Metro launches largest service change in its history

Rush+ runs between 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. and between 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Monday - 06/18/2012, 10:43am EDT

Tags: Dan Stessell, WMATA, Metro

Metro preparing for rush-hour service changes

In just a few weeks, Metro is going to change the way it operates during rush hours in the hopes of providing a better trip on the system.

Monday - 05/28/2012, 05:28am EDT

Tags: Metro, rush plus, Adam Tuss,

Metro tackles sexual harassment on the transit system

Advocacy groups have come forward recently, telling leaders at the transit agency that harassment is a common occurrence.

Friday - 03/23/2012, 09:35am EDT

Tags: Metro,

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