Rail Transit OPS Issues Urgent Recommendation to WMATA

**** URGENT RECOMMENDATION **** ISSUED: Tuesday, August 9, 2016 Railroad: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Based on condition of the interlocking located outbound of Twinbrook station on the Red Line, which has resulted in the unscheduled segment shutdown on August 13-14 from Grosvenor to Shady Grove, as well as speed restrictions while traversing across theContinue reading “Rail Transit OPS Issues Urgent Recommendation to WMATA”

SafeTrack Surge #1: East Falls Church to Ballston

Surge 1 of the WMATA SafeTrack program is occurring between East Falls Church to Ballston on the inbound track, from June 4th to June 16th. The following are images and media documenting the progress of the work. Work in this area includes: Rail tie replacement Rail fastener replacement (the devices that hold the rail toContinue reading “SafeTrack Surge #1: East Falls Church to Ballston”