Tag: wmata

City leaders send ‘wish list’ legislative package to General Assembly

By Mark Eaton Alexandria’s Legislative Director Sarah Graham Taylor and members of City Council are unsure how much of the city’s “wish list” has a...

Your View: Where’s the soil test?

To the editor: The Potomac Yard Metro station opened on May 19. But the sordid story of how it came to be sited on wetland,...

Your View: We needed a Metro bond referrendum

To the editor: The Alexandria Times should be commended for devoting so much print to getting to the bottom of the Potomac Yard Metro station...

Opening of Potomac Yard Metro nears

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] A string of controversies and delays have long dogged the Potomac Yard Metro Station, but Andy Off, vice president and...

First test train runs at Potomac Yard Station

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The Potomac Yard Metro station is moving along, with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority tweeting on Tuesday that the first...

Your Views: Who’s responsible for the Potomac Yard Metro delay?

To the editor: Katy Cannady’s letter pinned the responsibility for the delay in opening the new Potomac Yard metro station squarely on city hall’s decision...

Potomac Yard Metro delayed until 2023

By Kassidy McDonald │[email protected] The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority recently announced that it would be extending the closure of six stations south of Reagan National...

Metro, city plan mitigation strategies for six-week shutdown

By Catherine Kane | [email protected]  WMATA has announced travel alternatives during major disruptions to service on the Blue and Yellow lines south of Ronald Reagan...

Your Views: We have no public transportation

To the editor: Whether you commute to work by WMATA, DASH, carpool, driving or even by bike, WMATA service affects you. The region used to...

Mayor outlines “common ground” areas with Gov. Youngkin

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson shared a letter addressed to incoming Gov. Glenn Youngkin outlining areas of cooperation he hopes the two...