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Metro completes NTSB track safety recommendation

Metro says it has completed installation of a key rail safety enhancement recommended by the National Transportation Safety Board.

Tuesday - 05/29/2012, 12:12pm EDT

Tags: National Transportation Safety Board, Metro, rail safety

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, Richard Sarles

Metro: Electrical short caused Red Line 'open door' incident

Metro officials say further investigation has determined an electrical short caused the doors on a moving Red Line train to open.

Friday - 05/18/2012, 05:00pm EDT

Tags: Metro, Red line, Adam Tuss


Roads in Rosslyn reopen after water main break

A water main break had four blocks of Rosslyn blocked off.

Friday - 05/18/2012, 06:35am EDT

Tags: Metro

Metro doors open while train is moving

There was a frightening safety incident on Metro's Red Line Tuesday morning, as doors on two rail cars opened while a train was moving.

Tuesday - 05/15/2012, 05:18pm EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, Metro, 1000 series

Longest Metro escalator often stops working

The longest escalators in the Western Hemisphere are frequently out of service. At 230 feet each, the three escalators in the Wheaton Metro station stand still 33 percent of the time.

Monday - 05/14/2012, 08:44am EDT

Tags: Metro, wheaton, Bethesda, WMATA, Examiner

Metro worker fired after Rosslyn derailment

Metro has fired a track worker because of a recent derailment at the Rosslyn Station.

Thursday - 05/10/2012, 03:13pm EDT

Tags: Adam Tuss, Metro, Blue Line, Rosslyn, derailment

Metro's Blue Line has worst on-time performance

Metro Blue Line riders now have evidence to back their complaints of having the worst commute.

Wednesday - 05/09/2012, 07:12am EDT

Tags: Metro, Blue Line, on-time performance


Escalator problems at Foggy Bottom resolved

Metro quickly resolved escalator problems on Metro's Blue and Orange Lines Wednesday morning.

Wednesday - 05/09/2012, 06:40am EDT

Tags: Metro

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