The price of such a change, the commission said, would be Metro’s safety and reliability. But the District believes the cuts to evening and weekend service have created significant hardships for riders and businesses, even if there might have been some maintenance improvements.
David Mayer, formerly of the New York subway system and the NTSB, was offered on Tuesday the position of chief executive officer of the Metrorail Safety Commission, a critical step in the region’s efforts to take back control of Metro safety oversight.
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