There has been an uptick in red light overruns at Metro in recent years.
The plan will begin June 4 with 13 straight days of continuous single-tracking in one area.
Commuters can expect service disruptions and delays in the months ahead.
The FTA is giving Metro one year to set up a federally-mandated safety oversight panel.
The agency said it has "increased patrols systemwide" since the Paris attack.
The capital-area subway has been under fire since a passenger was killed in January.
The traffic was 20 percent lower than normal weekday Metro figures.
The petition asks the Pope to bless the D.C. subway "so it actually works."
The meeting follows a deadly incident on the agency’s Yellow line earlier this year.
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Riders finding themselves on crowded platforms after service disruptions pushed for the change.
Service is suspended between L'Enfant Plaza and Eastern Market for the rest of Thursday.
The agency needs to inspect equipment after an electrical fire in a tunnel Monday.
An earlier GOP spending bill had cut the agency's funding by $50 million.
The NTSB had called for Metro to be classified as a commuter railroad.
The capital-area subway has been under fire for repeated safety lapses.
The capital area transit agency said traffic was 14 percent lighter than a typical Wednesday...
The Pope is scheduled to visit Washington on Sept. 22-24.
A GOP spending bill cuts the agency’s funding by $50 million.
The long awaited Silver Line will begin running on new tracks in Northern Virginia.
The agency that operates the Washington, D.C., Metrorail subway system is planning to conduct its...
Sen. Barbara Mikulski makes charge after a report shows mismanagement of grant awards.