New 35 MPH Speed Restrictions on RD/BL/OR/SV Lines

On Sunday, August 13, 2017 the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) implemented a blanket order reducing the maximum authorized speed of trains to thirty-five (35) miles per hour in the following locations: RED Line: Medical Center > Union Station ORANGE Line: Rosslyn > Minnesota Ave BLUE/SILVER Lines: Rosslyn > Benning Rd Allow for additional… Read More New 35 MPH Speed Restrictions on RD/BL/OR/SV Lines

Event Review on Blue Line Train 416 offload at Crystal City on August 2, 2017

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at about 5:50 p.m. EDT, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Blue Line Train 416 was offloaded at Crystal City due to a failure of the public address and passenger emergency intercom systems. During the offload process, the train operator and a rail car maintenance employee were rushed by the… Read More Event Review on Blue Line Train 416 offload at Crystal City on August 2, 2017

Service Restricted due to light smoke at Federal Center SW

10:51A Trains are being reversed while investigation of smoke outside Federal Center SW https://twitter.com/railtransitops/status/890224099796164609 https://twitter.com/railtransitops/status/890225054067421184 https://twitter.com/railtransitops/status/890226262895099908 ###Rail Transit OPS Group is an independent, publicly-funded group that monitors rail transit operations, performance, and safety procedures to proactively address potential issues. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Track Inspection @ Federal Ctr SW

10:43A Report of burning odor being investigated at Federal Ctr SW ###Rail Transit OPS Group is an independent, publicly-funded group that monitors rail transit operations, performance, and safety procedures to proactively address potential issues. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.