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Metro is inviting the public to comment on its proposed Fiscal Year 2020 budget, which is committed to delivering better service and value to riders while controlling costs and identifying efficiencies.
Alexandria, Virginia residents can attend a public hearing in Alexandria on the Metro FY2020 budget.
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
The Durant Arts Center
1605 Cameron Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Open House at 6:00 p.m., Public Hearing at 6:30 p.m.
The $3.4 billion capital and operating budget proposal is committed to moving Metro beyond “Back2Good” to make the system “better than good” by expanding rush hours, extending service on the Yellow and Red lines and enhancing the value of Metro’s unlimited rail and bus passes.
Metro’s proposed budget prioritizes safety and compliance, investing $1.4 billion through Metro’s Capital Improvement Program for safety and reliability improvements, rebuilding the Metro system and improving the effectiveness of the current rail and bus network.
Metro encourages customers to comment and values their input. All comments will be provided to Metro’s Board of Directors for consideration prior to adopting the budget.
Several key initiatives are being considered including:
If you can’t attend in person, more information on how to send your comments in online or by mail is available at this link.
Note that dates may change due to weather. Check wmata.com/budget for any schedule changes.