Search Tags: metro
A train operator no longer works for Metro after he was caught on camera looking at his cellphone.
Wednesday was the busiest ridership day for Metrorail since 2010, topping even January's inauguration ridership, and the fourth busiest day in transit system's 37-year history.
Metro released details on its plan to pilot a "Metro station of the future" project at the Bethesda Metro station.
Metrorail is advising travelers to pack their patience and expect large crowds Wednesday evening due to a rally, a Nationals game, Wizards game and cherry blossom tourism.
A new report from Metro shows the system's upcoming Silver Line will force tens of thousands of people to wait longer, in larger crowds.
When the doors close, some Metro commuters hold their breaths.
Metro plans to add surveillance cameras to its rail cars for the first time and is spending millions of dollars to triple the number of surveillance cameras monitoring its stations and parking garages.
There may be some clock watchers at Nationals Park this season, worrying about missing the last Metro train for games that go past midnight.
Two popular express bus routes connecting Reston to the Pentagon and Crystal City have been saved from the chopping block.
Metrorail announced plans to extend the hours of service on Friday morning to accommodate NCAA fans coming home from the Verizon Center.