Wheaton Metro Station Boasts Longest Escalator in the Western Hemisphere

The escalators at Wheaton station are 230 feet long with a vertical rise of 115 feet making them the most extended set of single-span escalators in the entire Western Hemisphere.

Councilmember Natali Fani-González, who represents District 6 including Wheaton, recently took a ride on the record-setting escalator with myMCM.

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