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Metro: Major Weekend Track Work Closes 6 Stations

WASHINGTON (AP) — A major track work project this weekend is closing six Metro stations.

Metro says that on Saturday and Sunday, free shuttle buses will replace trains between Foggy Bottom and Eastern Market. 118 more words


sunday musings: the feeling of home

Today I took a walk.

I remember when studying abroad in England how the thing to do Sundays was go walking in the country. Of course, England had gorgeous country paths and hamlets in between city suburbs, so it wasn’t hard to find a beautiful place to go. 573 more words

Sunday Musings

Metro Won't Up Track Work for (Most) of Holiday Weekend

Rest easy local holiday travelers, WMATA has no plans to increase Metrorail maintenance work for a majority of the weekend.

Metro will operate on a Sunday schedule with off-peak fares on Thanksgiving. 381 more words

CBS Washington

'Murica Chicago: part 8

I am not a mass transit kind of guy. I mean, it’s great! For you: But not so much for me. From June of 1980 until August of 2015 I was way more likely to bicycle to a destination than to take mass transit or drive. 536 more words


Capris for All Seasons?

Washington, D.C. has been enjoying unseasonable warm weather the last few weeks. And, there has been a lot of talk about pants lately. However, I still don’t see that as an excuse to put these capris on. 103 more words

Fashion Faux Pas

Disney World Isn’t the Only Fantasy Land

The Washington DC region has a subway system referred to as the “Metro.” It’s designed to bring government bureaucrats into the District. There they push paper, write regulations, fight social injustice and otherwise annoy productive taxpayers. 264 more words

Big Government

Tysons Corner Center!

Today I went to Tyson’s Corner Center Mall in VIrginia!  It was fantastic!

Getting there was a bit of a mess.  Metro trains were single-tracking between Morgan Boulevard and Addison Road Metro Stations because of a track condition at Addison Road (I don’t know what it was).   445 more words