Latest Metro Service Interruption Not a Shock to Many

(Washington, DC — May 11, 2015) – Metro’s latest tale may have a different arc, but in the end it’s the same old story. This morning’s commute became more of a nightmare than usual as smoke once again filled several tunnels in Washington, DC’s 39-year-old subway system. Another “electrical arcing event” caused major delays on…

Metro Goes Retro in Latest Disaster

(Washington, DC — January 19, 2015) – Senior managers for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) – commonly known as Metro – uncorked the champagne this morning and drank a toast to success. The reason? No passenger deaths in the past week. The story was not the same last Monday, when “an electrical arcing…