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Metro 'Grace Period' Lets Riders Enter, Exit for Free

Metro 'Grace Period' Lets Riders Enter, Exit for Free

Metro is implementing a new policy which grants customers a 15-minute “grace period” to exit at the same station they entered -- without a fee. Watch »

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4th of July Travel to Break Record

4th of July Travel to Break Record

It's going to be a busy holiday weekend on the nation's highways. News4's Meagan Fitzgerald checked out road... Watch »

Friday, Jul 1, 2016
Changes Planned at Herndon-Monroe Park and Ride

Changes Planned at Herndon-Monroe Park and Ride

Bus stop changes are coming to the Herndon-Monroe Park and Ride because of Silver Line construction. Watch »

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016
Metro Service Restored After Gas Leak

Metro Service Restored After Gas Leak

Metrorail service was suspended for about an hour Thursday on a segment of the Red Line after a gas leak was... Read more »

Thursday, Jun 30, 2016
Metro's Next Surges Could Affect Travel to National Airport

Metro's Next Surges Could Affect Travel to National Airport

Metro's next two "safety surges" could affect how you get to one of the area's busiest airport for your... Watch »

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016
Last Chance to Trade in Paper Metro Farecards

Last Chance to Trade in Paper Metro Farecards

Still have some old paper Metro farecards or Metrocheks? Use them or trade them in soon, because they'll be... Read more »

Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016
Metro to Eliminate 500 Jobs Amid Safety Surge

Metro to Eliminate 500 Jobs Amid Safety Surge

Metro will eliminate 500 jobs as major repairs continue and leaders grapple with a drop in ridership. Watch »

Monday, Jun 27, 2016
Metro Wants Ideas to Improve Rider Experience

Metro Wants Ideas to Improve Rider Experience

The winning ideas to the contest will be implemented by late 2016 or early 2017, but there is a catch on what the... Read more »

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016
Toll Required for Bicyclists to Cross Maryland Bridge

Toll Required for Bicyclists to Cross Maryland Bridge

Riders will have to pay the same $8 toll as drivers of vehicles with two axles. They can pay with cash or E-ZPass. Read more »

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016
Emergency Workers Train for Smoke in Metro Tunnel Situations

Emergency Workers Train for Smoke in Metro Tunnel Situations

The drill shut down the station from 8:30 a.m. until about 2 p.m., affecting service for some Metro riders in... Watch »

Saturday, Jun 25, 2016
Track Work Could Cause Amtrak Delays

Track Work Could Cause Amtrak Delays

Track work could cause delays on Amtrak trains along the Northeast Corridor. Read more »

Friday, Jun 24, 2016
Metro Planning Emergency Response Drill on Silver Line

Metro Planning Emergency Response Drill on Silver Line

Metro officials are planning an emergency response exercise in the tunnel between the Greensboro and Tysons Corner... Watch »

Friday, Jun 24, 2016
Metro Station Flooding: Nearby Lot Expansion Could Be Cause

Metro Station Flooding: Nearby Lot Expansion Could Be Cause

Tuesday's storms and heavy rain sent water gushing down the stairs and escalator at the Cleveland Park Metro station... Watch »

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016
Metro's General Manager Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Metro's General Manager Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Metro's general manager has appointed a new chief operating officer. Read more »

Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016
Vehicle Used to Check Metro Tracks Breaks Down

Vehicle Used to Check Metro Tracks Breaks Down

Metro's expensive track vehicle that checks the rail system for flaws broke down last week, causing delays. Watch »

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
How Metro Riders Are Navigating 'Surge 2'

How Metro Riders Are Navigating 'Surge 2'

Metro riders are finding their way around the area with shuttle buses as WMATA's SafeTrack plan has lead to rail... Watch »

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
Commuters Exchange Trains for Shuttle Buses

Commuters Exchange Trains for Shuttle Buses

Commuters are getting up earlier and switching their schedules while a segment of Metro is shut down for repairs. Watch »

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
Metro Riders Pack Their Patience for New Reality

Metro Riders Pack Their Patience for New Reality

Shuttle buses will not be able to handle the volume of riders one stretch of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines... Watch »

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
Metro to Hold Auditions to Perform Outside Stations

Metro to Hold Auditions to Perform Outside Stations

Metro is looking for dancers, musicians, poets and others to entertain at summer performances outside rail... Read more »

Saturday, Jun 18, 2016
SafeTrack Has Major Impact on Metro

SafeTrack Has Major Impact on Metro

As of Saturday, Metrorail service is now shut down for the next 16 days in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver... Watch »

Saturday, Jun 18, 2016
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