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Wednesday was the busiest ridership day for Metrorail since 2010, topping even January's inauguration ridership, and the fourth busiest day in transit system's 37-year history.
There may be some clock watchers at Nationals Park this season, worrying about missing the last Metro train for games that go past midnight.
Metro's top officials are thinking about ripping out the carpet in trains and replacing it with a speckled black hard surface.
Metro officials are apologizing for an incident that left hundreds of passengers stranded for hours on Metro's green line Wednesday evening.
Metro is investigating what when wrong during a two-hour service outage during the Wednesday evening commute.
A Metro board member says public support is a key to getting Maryland, Virginia and the federal government to pay for a new growth plan for the transit system.
Aggressive maintenance and improvement work is continuing in the Metrorail system, but construction won't disappear anytime soon.
Metro says it has fallen behind on its effort to expand cellphone service throughout the transit system and may not complete the project until 2015.
As the Nationals move closer to a guaranteed spot in the playoffs, there's still no agreement in place to keep trains running late if games run longer than Metro's midnight closing time.
Metro General Manager Richard Sarles told his board of directors Thursday that the transit agency has taken a significant step toward restoring confidence, and complete safety on the rails.