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  • Discussion related to DC area passenger rail services from Northern Virginia to Baltimore, MD. Includes Light Rail and Baltimore Subway.
Discussion related to DC area passenger rail services from Northern Virginia to Baltimore, MD. Includes Light Rail and Baltimore Subway.

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Last MARC RDC run
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Potomac Yard Metrorail station
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Metrorail Red Line 40th Anniversary - March 27, 1976
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5k Car Get's A Second Life
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WMATA - death of Robert S. O’Neil
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WMATA 8000 Series Rail Cars
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Metro awards contract to replace escalators at 32 stations
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MARC/VRE run-through
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Metro proposes service cuts due to pandemic
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WMATA closes Blue Line for 3 months for platform reconstruction
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VRE ridership still down 90%; future projections 'uncertain'
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Wireless service in tunnels
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Johns Hopkins study on speeding up train service misses the MARC.
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Potential Bombardier rail sale to Alstom, effects on MTAMD
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New Carrollton, MD (NCR) Second Platform
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WMATA - Metro considering 2 name-change requests
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Happenings on the MARC line
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Inauguration Service Plan 2021... it's not good.
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Segment Opening Anniversaries 2020
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VRE wins safety award
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Grant to Expand Martin Maintenance Facility
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MotivePower buys 10 GP39 locomotives from VRE
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Penn-Camden Connector Track
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Newark, Delaware Extension - SEPTA Connection
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WMATA - 6000-series train decouples
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VRE & MARC holiday schedules 2020/21
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Another potential issue with the 6000 series trains?
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Build you own Passenger Information Message System display
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Pandemic derails VRE's popular Santa Trains
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Metro, MARC, MTA, and VRE coronavirus response
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VRE steams ahead on future expansion plans
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Scathing report of WMATA ROCC culture
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WMATA launches SmarTrip for iPhone and Apple Watch
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Long Bridge Project Reaches Critical Milestone
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VRE names new CEO
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Underground Station lighting
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Car/MTA Light Rail accident leavs 1 dead, 2 injured
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Commuter Rail service between Baltimore and Carrol County.
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Metro Cars 6050+6051
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MARC AEM-7
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Disposition of MARC RDCs
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WMATA 5000 series cars
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Original system proposal map
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WMATA - Fairfax Cty recommends updating 2 station names
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WMATA - 3000-series train collision on Oct. 7, 2019
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VRE extends contract with Keolis
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Why does Washington Union Station have low-level platforms
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WMATA closing early for June 2020 curfew
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WMATA: Google Street View
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VRE plans to widen platforms at Woodbridge station
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Virginia Passenger Rail Authority
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MARC HHP-8
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Moovel, the ticketing app used by MARC & VRE to leave the USA
by davinp  - 
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VRE Communication plan for Orange line shutdown this summer
by davinp  - 
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VRE and Amtrak Expansion set under $3.7 billion deal
by DMClark  - 
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All Things WMATA 7000 Series
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Lobby against Chinese-made WMATA cars
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Metro to study congestion improvements for BL/OR/SV
by YOLO  - 
17 Replies 
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System Track Schematic
by Sand Box John  - 
50 Replies 
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WMATA to launch SmartTrip app in 2020
by davinp  - 
11 Replies 
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MARC service to WV Eastern Panhandle Imperiled
by Jeff Smith  - 
21 Replies 
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Derailment - Winchester and Potomac Railroad Bridge
by farecard  - 
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BWI Airtrain
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MARC RDC2 #9821 Information
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The stinky carpeting in Metro's railcars
by davinp  - 
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WMATA - escalator replacement project complete
by JDC  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
Metro removes 3000 series cars after door malfunction
by davinp  - 
3 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
7000 series cars doors closing without warning message
by davinp  - 
9 Replies 
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 by danib62
 
Washington Nationals Victory Parade - 11/2/2019
by MACTRAXX  - 
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 by STrRedWolf
 
Doug Allen stepping down as VRE's CEO
by davinp  - 
4 Replies 
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Where have the 6000 series cars gone?
by davinp  - 
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WMATA 2000 series
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