What You Need to Know About DC Metro’s Unprecedented Repair Plan

What You Need to Know About DC Metro’s Unprecedented Repair PlanIn response to safety recommendations from federal agencies and even a threat from the U.S. Transportation Secretary to shut down the entire system, the DC Metrorail network is on the eve of the biggest repair plan in its history. City officials are encouraging the 700,000 daily riders to avoid the Metrorail entirely for stretches at a time, in anticipation of extremely crowded train cars and platforms. SafeTrack is the massive effort laid out by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) to address safety issues flagged by government officials and riders alike.

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