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Federal Transit Administration to Fund R&D for Operational Efficiency Amid COVID-19


The Federal Transit Administration has announced a new $10 million funding opportunity for research and development on how to improve transit operational efficiency amid the COVID-19 pandemic. State and local government entities, tribes and recipients of urbanized and rural area formula funds may apply for the funding opportunity through Nov. 2.

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Richard Sarles: Metro Targets May 27 Takeover of Silver Line


Metro General Manager Richard Sarles said the transit agency plans to take over the Silver Line as early as next week and expects the move to expedite the opening of the new rail line, the Washington Post reported Monday. “For planning purposes, we’re targeting May 27…  That’s what we’re headed …

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