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Metro Transit Police handed out bike locks to people Friday morning at the Grosvenor station in Bethesda, warning them to keep a close eye on their bikes.
Many people are planning to take advantage of the last weekend of summer and get out of town for Labor Day. And while many commuters are gone, transit authorities are taking advantage of the lull.
The Nationals and the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority don't have an agreement in place to ensure trains will be running in the rare event a game runs past midnight.
Like the Panama Canal and other influential projects in history, the Silver Line is a model for big success.
Located on 5 acres adjacent to the Minnesota Avenue Metro station, Park 7 is slated to include 376 residential units (92 percent affordable to households earning 60 percent or less of the area median income), 20,000 square feet of retail and 255 parking spaces. The remaining residential units will be market rate apartments.
A number of new programs for Metro's SmarTrip card are set to begin Sept. 1.
A metal panel on an escalator snagged on a bag or loose clothing around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday, causing it to rip off the railing, according to Metro. It struck several people. Five were hurt and three were taken to the hospital with non- life-threatening injuries.
Metro hsa reopened the Dupont Circle station. There had been a problem with the escalators.
More commuters are cycling to Metrorail stations even as the agency is prepared to tag dozens of bikes as abandoned -- and possibly send them to auction.
Commuters waiting for Metro's Green Line Tuesday witnessed something unexpected during their morning commute.