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“Metro’s fourth new 7000-series trainset will enter service Monday, August 17, on the Green Line.
Departing Greenbelt Station at 5:30 a.m. and Branch Avenue Station at 6:25 a.m., the new train will continue in service throughout morning rush hour and will be assigned to the Green Line.”
“Reconstruction of the Metrorail system will continue over the weekend of August 21-23 with service adjustments on five rail lines beginning at 10 p.m. Friday and continuing through system closing on Sunday.
This weekend, Yellow Line trains will operate at regular weekend intervals. Green Line trains will operate every 15 minutes and Red Line trains will operate every 20 minutes.
From 12:01 a.m. Saturday through closing Sunday, buses replace Orange Line trains between Eastern Market & Cheverly and Silver & Blue line trains between Eastern Market & Benning Road. Potomac Ave, Stadium-Armory, Minnesota Ave and Deanwood stations will be closed. Trains outside the work area will operate every 15-16 minutes.”
Wednesday there were 66,510 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for November 24-28, 2021 includes 236 new positive coronavirus…
Liz reports: “also huge first responder presence at Columbia Heights metro, entrances both closed” a reports: “Shooting on the platform or train at Columbia Heights.”
9th and G Street, NW photo by Julie Briski From Alert DC: ” DCFEMS reports Gallery Place Metro Station (625 9th Street NW) is temporarily closed due to fire activity….
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