Covid-19 Recovery Efforts

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More Metrorail stations

The last closed stations, Vienna and Dunn Loring, re-opened on September 8. All 91 stations are now open with train service.

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More Metrobus service

Service hours change to 4 a.m. until 12 a.m. daily with improvements to service on 174 routes. This increase in service takes into account changes in ridership patterns, the need for service and the ongoing constraints caused by the pandemic.

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Enhanced cleaning of trains, buses and stations

Protocols Metro started at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic continue as the region reopens

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Making the essential possible

Our employees have answered the call and kept this region moving by providing rail and bus service to essential workers in our region.

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Return to Work Survey

We need your help with information about how your commuting patterns might change if you’ve been working remotely. Share information that will be the basis for planning transit service that meets your needs in the months ahead.

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Recovery planning

In May, we released preliminary details of our Covid-19 pandemic recovery plan, outlining a flexible blueprint for ramping up service, while protecting customers and employees, as the region prepares for recovery from the public health crisis.

Read the Board plan | Press release

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Face coverings required

For the protection of our employees and customers, a face covering is required in stations and on-board trains and buses. A face covering includes bandanas, scarves, neck gaiters and more. 

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