Silver Line

August 17, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

All Metro Stations Will Open Sept. 8 for the First Time Since March

Sept. 8 is scheduled to be the first day all Metro stations will be open since March 19, the agency announced Monday.  Metro more than doubled weekly rail trips on Sunday in what the agency said was its largest ramp-up in history. Trips increased from 511 every weekday to more than 1,200, Metro reported. Six […]

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April 23, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Metro Announces New Closures, Silver Line will be Fully Suspended

Metro announced a plan to shut down additional stations and fully suspend Silver Line service starting May 23 through the fall.  The reason for suspending service is to take advantage of low ridership during the COVID-19 pandemic and focus on projects to rebuild four Orange Line platforms and extend Silver Line stations, Metro said in […]

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January 8, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Metro Adjusts Service for Sunday’s NFL Wild Card Game (PHOTO)

The Redskins are facing the Green Bay Packers at FedEx Field on Sunday, Jan. 10 in a NFL Wildcard Game. Metro has adjusted its scheduled track work for a few lines to accommodate fans. According to a news release track work on the Orange, Blue and Silver lines have been adjusted. On Jan. 10, starting […]

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July 28, 2014 | Krista Brick

photo of Council President Craig Rice

Council President Craig Rice Talks About White Oak, the Silver Line and His Recent Ride On Trip (Video)

At this week’s press conference  Montgomery County Council President Craig Rice talked about the council’s anticipated final vote on the White Oak Science Gateway Master Plan and the impact the Silver Line will have on the county’s competitiveness for jobs and residents. He also recapped a recent education committee meeting where members approved a supplemental appropriation […]

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