Tag: Escalators

Foggy Bottom Metro station repairs projected for completion in 2012

Repairs to the Foggy Bottom Metro station that began in January are estimated for completion in 2012. The upgrades include replacements of all three escalators at the station, as well as installation of a staircase and canopy. The Hatchet reported in January that Metro officials estimated the project would take about a year to complete, […]

Foggy Bottom Metro station will receive update in Red Line overhaul

The Foggy Bottom Metro station will receive new escalators, a staircase and a canopy over the entrance as part of a $177 million Red Line rehabilitation project. Though the station is not on the Red Line, the updates were included because of necessity, said Metro spokeswoman Taryn McNeil. The Blue Line phase of the Metro […]