Daily Service Report for Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Rush Hour Promise
88.4% of all Metrorail customers arrived on-time.
96.1% arrived within 5 min of expected time.
597 (or 0.1% of customers) received credits for trips taking 15 minutes or more than expected.

Today's Service Exceptions

1:47 p.m. A Largo Town Center-bound Blue Line train at King St-Old Town was offloaded due to a brake problem. Passengers experienced a 12-minute delay.

3:41 p.m. A Largo Town Center-bound Blue Line train at Arlington Cemetery was expressed for schedule adherence/improved train spacing.

5:14 p.m. A Glenmont-bound Red Line train at Van Ness-UDC was delayed 8 minutes due to a power problem at Van Ness. As a result, Van Ness station was temporarily closed. Shuttle bus service was provided. Passengers experienced delays up to 20 minutes until approximately 5:45 p.m.

6:56 p.m. A Wiehle-Reston East-bound Silver Line train at Morgan Boulevard was delayed 4 minutes due to striking a deer.

9:40 p.m. A Greenbelt-bound Green Line train at College Park-U of MD was delayed 5 minutes due to police activity.