Cheverly News and Announcements:
Reconstruction of the Metrorail system will continue over the weekend of July 17-19.
Weekend highlights include:
Starting at 12:01 a.m. Saturday through closing Sunday, buses will replace Orange Line trains between Eastern Market and New Carrollton, and replace Blue and Silver line trains between Eastern Market and Benning Road. Orange, Silver and Blue line trains will operate every 15 minutes between Vienna, Wiehle-Reston East & Franconia-Springfield and Eastern Market.
Stations closed: Potomac Ave, Stadium-Armory, Minnesota Ave, Deanwood, Cheverly, Landover and New Carrollton stations will be closed.
Free shuttle bus service will operate on three routes:
· Orange Express buses will operate between Eastern Market and New Carrollton stations with no intermediate stops. Please add up to 35 minutes of travel time.
· Orange Local buses will operate between Eastern Market and New Carrollton, making intermediate stops at Potomac Ave, Stadium-Armory, Minnesota Ave, Deanwood, Cheverly and Landover. Please allow 12-15 minutes of travel time for each station stop.
· Blue/Silver buses will operate between Eastern Market and Benning Road stations with intermediate stops at Stadium-Armory and Potomac Avenue. Please add up to 10 minutes of travel time for each station stop.
The last train to depart from Largo Town Center to Eastern Market on Friday, Saturday and Sunday night will depart 24 minutes earlier than normal.
Starting at 10 p.m. Friday through closing Sunday, Red Line trains will operate between Shady Grove & Glenmont every 15 minutes and between Grosvenor & Silver Spring every 7-8 minutes from 9AM-9PM due to single tracking.
Starting at 10 p.m. Friday through closing Sunday, Green Line passengers will board all trains on the Greenbelt platform throughout the weekend due to single tracking.