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This Weekend’s Metro Track Work

by Prince Of Petworth May 2, 2014 at 3:45 pm 0

Photo by PoPville flickr user angela n.


Red Line
Trains every 10-20 minutes

Red Line trains will operate as follows:

Between Shady Grove & Glenmont: Every 20 minutes throughout the weekend
Between Shady Grove & NoMa: Every 10-12 minutes from 9AM-9PM only

Work Performed: Crews will renew rail ties, fasteners, and insulators along with switch replacement preparation between Rhode Island Avenue and Takoma.

Orange Line
Trains every 24 minutes

Orange Line trains will operate every 24 minutes throughout the weekend.

Work Performed: Crews will continue platform renewal between Stadium-Armory and Cheverly; repair fences and communications cable between East Falls Church and West Falls Church.

Blue Line
Regular service

Yellow Line
Regular service between Huntington & Fort Totten

Green Line

NOTE: Due to the heavy rainfall earlier this week, the previously scheduled closure of Greenbelt Station has been cancelled. Instead, Green Line trains will operate normally between Greenbelt and Branch Ave this weekend. Trains will run at regular intervals at all stations except Greenbelt on Saturday.

Regular service EXCEPT Saturday during daytime hours at Greenbelt Station only

On Saturday, Green Line trains will operate:

Between College Park & Branch Ave at regular weekend intervals (every 12 minutes 9AM-9PM)
At Greenbelt Station only, trains will arrive and depart every 20-24 minutes between 9AM-9PM

Regular weekend service on Sunday.

Work Performed: Crews will continue testing new 7000-series railcars”


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