Tim Bracken, wtop.com
Starting this Wednesday, Feb. 1, the Dupont Circle South entrance will be closed to replace all three escalators leading into and out of the station.
While the work is taking place, customers are advised to use:
While the work is ongoing:
Metro says that these escalators are the least reliable in their system, and the full replacement of the escalators will require the use of a crane and other heavy equipment, so safe public access won’t be possible while the work is ongoing.
The closure will be in place for at least eight months. Check out video posted by Metro here.
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