The subway system in Washington, D.C., is making fare cards featuring President-elect Barack ObamaBarack ObamaAxelrod: Congress would have 'raised hell' if Obama team asked FBI to kill story on probe Poll: ObamaCare support hits new high How the candidates for DNC chair stack up ahead of Saturday's vote MORE's image to commemorate his inauguration as the 44th president.

SmarTrip cards with Obama's smiling face will be available in January, Metro spokesman Stephen Taubenkibel told DCist. Regular fare cards marking the Jan. 20 inauguration will be available in late December.

Images of the Obama card were shown at a recent Metro Board of Directors meeting. See the mock-up below, first posted on DCist.