D.C. Metro ridership has declined in recent years amid concerns from riders about safety and reliability.
Metro rail ridership is down drastically during Metro's safety surge shutdown of parts of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines, but replacement shuttle buses are still packed.
Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld has released SafeTrack, an expanded track work plan to improve Metrorail safety and restore service reliability.
Transportation for America has released a new report "Dangerous by Design" (PDF, 1.6M) scoring safety for people walking and riding bicycles state by state and metro area by metro area. Oregon's rankings are here. Portland ranked as...