WMATA reveals SafeTrack plans for the rest of the year
WASHINGTON, D.C.– Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority announced today its plans for SafeTrack surge dates for the remainder of the year. The new dates allow for safety recommendations, incorporation of interlockings, and features that address the impact of high temperatures and humidity during summer months.
Surge #9 will begin Thursday, as planned, and will run for 42 days, ending on October 26th. During the week, the Orange Line will single track at all times between Vienna and West Falls Church. Trains will service Vienna and Dunn Loring stations every 24 minutes. Rail service will be suspended on weekends. Service from West Falls Church to New Carrollton will not be affected.
The following is the updated SafeTrack schedule: