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It will cost between $1.70 and $3.50 to ride Metro in the off-peak hours and $2.10 to $5.75 during the peak hours.
Rush+ runs between 6:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. and between 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.
Metro says a recent accident that left a mechanic fighting for his life was caused by a "temporary loss of situational awareness."
This month, Metro launches a new rush-hour service known as "Rush Plus" on some lines.
The longest escalators in the Western Hemisphere are frequently out of service. At 230 feet each, the three escalators in the Wheaton Metro station stand still 33 percent of the time.
At least 17 people were taken to hospital following the serious accident involving a bus and at least one other car on 8th Street Southeast at Pennsylvania Avenue at roughly 9:30 a.m.
Tags: D.C. Fire and EMS,
Metro will run eight-car trains to handle the crowds expected for opening day.
Metro has announced a new budget forecast for next year that could lead to a smaller fare hike than originally expected.
The report had disappeared from Metro's website last year because of internal challenges in gathering and posting the information, according to Metro spokesperson Dan Stessel.
Tags: Metro crime