The Washington Metro system was shut down completely for a day recently to allow crews to inspect all of the power cables in the system. They foundÂ 26 cables and connectors in need of immediate repair.
This is just the latest in a series of safety problems and breakdowns that have plagued the system.
Metro has a large unfunded maintenance liability. This doesnâ€™t surprise us because we expect American transit systems to have a backlog.View Article