The first phase of the Silver Line could be up and running in February, reported WTOP.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) is working hard to complete work by November, reported WTOP. From there, Metro will conduct tests for 90 days before opening up the trains and the stations.
The long-awaited line will eventually connect the District to Dulles Airport (with two further stops at Routes 606 and 722). The first phase will run from East Falls Church through four stops in the rapidly transformation Tysons area, terminating at Wiehle Avenue (map).
The second phase to complete the line is estimated to finish up in 2018.
This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/silver_line_to_open_by_february_2014/7753.
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