Posted: Feb 14, 2013 Expiration: Feb 19, 2013
Red Line weekend single tracking February 15-18
Friday, February 15 at 10 p.m. until system closing Monday, February 18
Red Line trains will single track between Rhode Island Avenue and Takoma, resulting in the following weekend service adjustments:
This advisory has been updated to reflect a change in service information.
Customer Service is available by calling 202-637-7000 or TTY 202-638-3780.
This ongoing effort to rebuild and upgrade the Metrorail system to provide safer and more reliable service is part of Metro Forward, a six-year, $5 billion Capital Improvement Program (CIP) that is focused on safety and bringing the Metro system into a state of good repair.
In FY2012, Metro Forward includes projects to replace escalators; retrofit track; replace critical track circuitry and equipment along the right of way; rehabilitate third-rail power systems, running rail and track pads; modernize 12 stations; replace 100 Metro buses and the rehabilitate 100 more; renovate three bus garages; and install 30 new track turnouts.