Transportation News

Mt. Vernon Metrorail Station Closing for Two Days

March 30 - April 1, 2016.  Mt Vernon Square Metrorail Station will be temporarily closed for two days during the 2016 Nuclear Summit, beginning Wednesday evening, March 30, and continuing through Friday evening, April 1.

Green and Yellow line trains will continue to operate through Mt Vernon Square without stopping, and all other Metrorail stations are expected to be open during the event.

Customers should take note of the following service information:

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Metro Emergency Update for March 16, 2016

Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld, with support from the Authority's Board of Directors, today announced the full closure of the Metrorail system on Wednesday, March 16, for emergency inspections of the system's third-rail power cables following an early morning tunnel fire yesterday.

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Capital Bikeshare Coming to Reston

Getting around Reston and Tysons will be a little easier later this year.

The Board of Supervisors approved a $1.7 million plan today to bring the Capital Bikeshare system to Reston and Tysons this fall. This investment will help get cars off the road, boost local economy and contribute to a healthier community.

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Legislative Series: The Changing Future of Reston

Changes are coming to Reston - New Roads, New Bridges and New Development!

Would you like to learn how your business, commute and life will be affected by the Toll Road Corridor transformation?

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95 Express Lanes Mark First Anniversary

by Robert thompson, December 29, 2015 The Washington Post

Tolling began one year ago Tuesday on 95 Express Lanes, yet their full impact on the D.C. region’s transportation system isn’t apparent yet.

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Utility Work at Herndon-Monroe Park & Ride Begins Monday, October 26

Beginning on or about Monday, Oct. 26, and continuing through the end of the year, Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project crews will be installing water and sewer lines that will serve the future Herndon Metrorail Station now under construction in the median of the Dulles International Airport Access Highway (DIAAH).  The work will take place near the Herndon-Monroe Park & Ride facility on Sunrise Valley Drive.

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