Transportation News

Silver Line Parking Garage Tips

The Washington Post’s Robert Thompson’s article Navigating Silver Line garage can be confusing focuses on some of the major issues that daily commuters are experiencing with Silver Line parking garage at the Wiehle-Reston East station. There is one garage that splits into two sections at the entrance – one public and one private. A significant difference between the public Metro garage and the private parking lot are the payment rules.

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Car Free Day - September 22

You are cordially invited to participate in Car Free Day 2014 on Monday, September 22nd by walking, bicycling, taking transit, teleworking or by using “car-lite” methods such as carpooling and vanpooling. It’s free to take the pledge, and all who do so are automatically entered into a chance to win a Kindle Fire, and other prizes such as a Capital Bikeshare and Sport & Health annual memberships, a KIND Healthy Snacks prize pack, SmarTrip Cars loaded with fare and much more!

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Your Opinion Counts for VTrans2040!

Your opinion counts! Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation wants to understand how you travel now and how you want to travel in the future.

Your opinion will shape Virginia’s next statewide multimodal transportation policy plan called VTrans2040. This plan will include a transportation vision for the future and guiding principles that will influence transportation investment decisions. More information about VTrans can be found at

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Silver Line to Start Carrying Passengers July 26

The Washington Post's Paul Duggan and Lori Aratani:

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SmartBenefits Seminar for Employers

Metro offers SmartBenefits® Seminars for employers to learn how to offer employees a better way to get to work, save money, and take advantage of the most recent enhancements to SmarTrip and the Silver Line. Select from multiple dates and locations when you register at Metro's website. For more details and to RSVP click the link below.

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