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This Weekend’s Metro Track Work

by Prince Of Petworth August 2, 2013 at 4:00 pm 0

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From WMATA:

Red Line 10 p.m. Fri., Aug. 2 through closing Sun., Aug. 4
Trains every 20 minutes between Shady Grove & Glenmont

Red Line trains will operate as follows:

Between Shady Grove & Glenmont: Every 20 minutes throughout the weekend.
Additional trains between Shady Grove & Farragut North: Service every 10 minutes 9AM-9PM
Additional trains between Glenmont & Judiciary Square: Service every 10 minutes 9AM-9PM

Work Performed: Crews will continue station improvements at Farragut North, including installation of new ceiling tiles, lighting, closed-circuit cameras and communication equipment.

Orange Line 10 p.m. Fri., Aug. 2 through closing Sun., Aug. 4
Buses replace trains between Stadium-Armory & Cheverly

Orange Line trains will operate as follows:

Between Vienna & Stadium-Armory – Every 15 minutes throughout the weekend. (Normal service is every 12 minutes.)
Between New Carrollton & Cheverly – Every 15 minutes throughout the weekend. (Normal service is every 12 minutes.)

Free shuttle buses will replace Orange Line trains between Stadium-Armory and Cheverly to allow for ongoing platform reconstruction at Deanwood and Minnesota Ave stations. Please add 15-20 minutes of travel time if using shuttle bus service.

Stations closed: Deanwood & Minnesota Ave

Blue Line 10 p.m. Fri., Aug. 2 through closing Sun., Aug. 4
Buses replace trains between Stadium-Armory & Benning Road

Blue Line trains will operate as follows:

Between Franconia-Springfield & Stadium-Armory – Every 15 minutes throughout the weekend. (Normal service is every 12 minutes.)
Between Largo Town Center & Benning Road – Every 15 minutes throughout the weekend. (Normal service is every 12 minutes.)

Free shuttle buses will replace Blue Line trains between Stadium-Armory and Benning Road to allow for ongoing platform reconstruction, rail joint and fastener renewal, and grout pad rehabilitation. Please add 15 minutes of travel time if using shuttle bus service.

Stations closed: None

Yellow Line Regular service between Huntington & Fort Totten

Green Line Regular service (no scheduled work)

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