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WMATA links

Post by Robert Paniagua » Tue Apr 22, 2008 9:58 pm

WMATA
http://www.wmata.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Official site of the Washington D.C. transit agency.

Building the Washington Metro
http://chnm.gmu.edu/metro/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
An online exhibit telling the story of the D.C. Metro, including planning, engineering, construction, architecture, and operations.
Metrorail Guide

http://world.nycsubway.org/US/washdc" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
NYC Subway.org link

http://www.orenstransitpage.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Contains photos & movies of WMATA as well as other transit systems

http://www.youtube.com/user/schuminweb" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Ben Schumin Videos (some of WMATA's five routes too)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVS7RlfpYqI" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
WMATA Orange Line Vienna movie I made

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikf8T_OtipE" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Green Line train (on board) leaving Greenbelt plus freight train That I shot

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npF95XzZWac" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Orange Line train in Falls Church Area while I was on Board.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/sandboxjoh ... 124106325/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Some photos by our forum contributor, Sand Box John.

https://www.facebook.com/MetroForward" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
WMATA's official Facebook page

nd add these important dates at the top:

11 22 1966
Creation date of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

02 04 1970
Date that the Metrobus began carrying passengers.

03 27 1976
Date Metrorail began carrying passengers.

Also, check out the Unsuck DC Metro Page on facebook.
~Robert Paniagua
Moderator: WMATA :: General Railroad Operations

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