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Metro weekend track work: Sections of orange and blue line replaced with buses

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WASHINGTON (AP/WJLA) - After a four-week break for cherry blossom season, Metro is back to doing weekend work again.

Beginning Friday, April 18, at 10 p.m. and continuing through Sunday, free shuttle buses will replace trains on portions of the orange and blue lines.

On the orange line, shuttle buses will replace trains between Stadium-Armory and Cheverly. The Minnesota Ave and Deanwood stations will be closed. On the blue line, buses will replace trains between Stadium-Armory and Addison Road. The Benning Road and Capitol Heights stations will be closed.

In addition, on the red line, trains will operate every 15 minutes. Trains will operate more frequently between Van Ness and NoMa-Gallaudet from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. only.

On the green line, there will regular service except for on Saturday during daytime hours at the Greenbelt Station. Regular weekend service will continue as usual on the yellow line between Huntington & Fort Totten.

More details on WMATA's website here.

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