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PHOTOS: Metro Shows Off New Rail Car Model

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 10.11.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The nation's capital city is showing off a sleek new design for its subway trains, the biggest visible change to the cars since the syst...

POLL: Should Metro Have a 28-Day Unlimited Pass?

Posted 04.10.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Later this week, Metro may get one-step closer to a revamped fare structure that includes a 28-day unlimited pass for use with electroni...

Congressman: 'Go To Hell Barack' Metro Ad Is 'Deeply Disrespectful'

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.01.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) wants the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority to remove a controversial anti-health care reform advert...

Metro Offers Riders Reprieve For Cherry Blossom Season

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After enduring months of weekend track work, Metrorail riders will be getting a reprieve starting in late March. Because of the expected...

$6 Metro Fares? Some Riders Could Face Big Price Hikes

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.10.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Prepare to pay higher Metro fares, especially if you don't have a SmarTrip card. Richard Sarles, general manager of the Washington Metro...

Japanese Quake Will Delay Metro's New Rail Cars

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.15.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Expect some future delays for Metro's future. According to The Washington Post's Dana Hedgpeth, Metro General Manager Richard Sarles...

Expect Weeknight Delays On Red Line Into December

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.07.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Red Line commuters heading home after 8 p.m. should prepare for weeknight delays into December as Metro conducts track-circuit replaceme...

MLK Dedication Weekend: No Metro Construction On Sunday

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.14.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After a tough week for Metro and its delay-weary commuters, weekend riders will be getting a break. There's no track work or other const...

Metro Announces Online SmarTrip Reloading

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.22.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- After years of customers asking for it, Metro is finally delivering on its promise to introduce online reloading of its SmarTrip payment...