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WMATA links
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WMATA starts running 7000 series as 6 car trains
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Metro begins replacing wheels on 7000 series fleet
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VRE Fiscal Year 2025 Budget Receives Approval
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New VRE Mobile App coming soon
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Virginia Rail Improvements to Support a new Sports Arena
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FBI chooses Greenbelt for new HQ, next to WMATA station
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Baltimore: Light rail services to be suspended starting Friday
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WMATA GM talks sales tax to help fund transit agency
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VRE board approves Saturday service, Fare increase
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Survey says Yes to VRE Saturday Service and Fare Hike
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Obscure Facts about MARC/VRE
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Metro Red Line closures in December
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VRE Speed & Dwell Times
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MARC/VRE run-through
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MTA Red Line
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VRE "S" schedule on Friday, Nov 10 & Nov 24 and Santa Trains
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VRE Saturday service, fare hike
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Blue Line derailment outside Arlington Cemetery 10/12/21
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Metro to bring back automatic doors on the red line
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Penn-Camden Connector Track
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9/29/23 Metro service suspended around DCA after derailment
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WMATA - Metro's latest signage efforts
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Virginia unveils plans for new Long Bridge
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Blue Line Loop: Blue/Orange/Silver capacity study
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MARC Laurel Station closed for 2 months to replace platform
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Metro launching MetroMeter, a new tracking tool.
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Franconia to Lorton Third Track
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VRE to offer free rides on Friday's this summer
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VRE bringing back Amtrak Step-Up program
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VRE bringing back reduce fares at inner stations this summer
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Potomac Yard Metrorail station
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Metro is exploring the possibility of platform screen doors
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Metro board approves fare hike
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MARC/Alstom (Bombardier) contract renewed for another 5 years
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Keolis Group International CEO Bernard Tabary has died
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WMATA - Metro developing plan to fix 7000-series wheelsets
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MARC Weekend Schedule
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New VRE station in Crystal City clears procedural hurdle
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MARC comms issue shuts down service 2023-01-20
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WMATA - Emergency closed doors Board meeting Jan. 15, 2023
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MARC GP39H-3 v -2?
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MUI aka Metroing Under the Influence
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VRE Holiday Schedule
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Metro short on train operators
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WMATA Fare Gate prototypes
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MTA Maryland running so lean on staff, it's affecting service.
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VRE will NOT raise fares next year!
by davinp  - 
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VRE Santa Trains are back this year!
by davinp  - 
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Full Replacement Recommended for Aging Rail Bridge in Alexandria
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ACS-64 loaned to MARC?
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Baltimore LR vehicle stolen for joy-ride
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What public transit buses if any use the Dulles Greenway?
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Port covington swing bridge
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Arkendale project on track to speed up train service
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Metro changing station names effective 9/11
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MARC/VRE FORCE MAJEURE: MARC BRUNSWICK/CAMDEN LINES, ALL VRE SERVICE
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Metro on schedule to restore 7000-series railcars in late summer
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System Track Schematic
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