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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 09:46 AM EDT

129K Students Head Back to Class in Prince George's County

129K Students Head Back to Class in Prince George's County

Tuesday marks the first day of school for thousands of students in Prince George's County, Maryland.

Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 07:53 PM EDT

Pike District's Effect on Traffic, Shopping and Dining in Montgomery Co.

Pike District's Effect on Traffic, Shopping and Dining in Montgomery Co.

Montgomery County is redeveloping the area around White Flint Mall into a community called the Pike District. Chris Gordon reports on the effect on traffic, shopping and dining out in the county.

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 01:06 PM EDT

FTA to Spend $900K to Hire New Metro Inspectors

FTA to Spend $900K to Hire New Metro Inspectors

In order to ensure the Metro system is following through on safety recommendations, the Federal Transit Administration says it's spending $900,000 in funds designated for regional transportation departments...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 04:54 PM EDT

Metro Transit Police Investigating Metro Derailment

Metro Transit Police Investigating Metro Derailment

Metro Transit Police are now investigating the derailment of a Metro train outside the East Falls Church station last month.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 06:59 AM EDT

Fate of Crumbling Metro System Rests With 'Nuts-and-Bolts Guy'

Fate of Crumbling Metro System Rests With 'Nuts-and-Bolts Guy'

Paul Wiedefeld is determined to do what many observers say is impossible -- improve safety and reliability while reversing a slide in ridership, all without the added funding advocates say Metro needs to...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 05:40 PM EDT

No Relief From the Heat in Sight at 2 Red Line Stations

No Relief From the Heat in Sight at 2 Red Line Stations

Red Line riders who use the Dupont Circle and Farragut North stations might not see any relief from the heat this summer.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 05:46 PM EDT

Metro Announces Changes to SafeTrack Surge Schedule

Metro Announces Changes to SafeTrack Surge Schedule

Several adjustments are being made to the remaining SafeTrack surge schedules, Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld announced Tuesday.

Monday, Aug 8, 2016 at 07:02 PM EDT

Purple Line On Hold; Frustration, Relief Surround Project

Purple Line On Hold; Frustration, Relief Surround Project

Federal officials were all set to hand over nearly $1 billion to get the project going.

Monday, Aug 8, 2016 at 11:39 PM EDT

FTA Report Reveals Metro Safety Concerns Despite SafeTrack

FTA Report Reveals Metro Safety Concerns Despite SafeTrack

Federal regulators noted Metro didn't try to fix the problem area on the tracks where the recent derailment occurred, because it needed the tracks to stay open while work was done nearby.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 05:37 PM EDT

SafeTrack: Trains to Single Track Along Portion of Red Line

SafeTrack: Trains to Single Track Along Portion of Red Line

Riders on the Red Line may need to add some extra time to their commute as the seventh safety surge in Metro's nine-month maintenance plan begins.

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