wmata

2.18.2017

Delaney Authors Legislation to Improve Metro

Congressman John K. Delaney introduced legislation this week to reform Metro’s governance and increase federal support for WMATA. Congressman Delaney’s WMATA Improvement Act provides an additional $75 million per year in federal funding if necessary changes are made to the way WMATA is run. Delaney’s bill requires that all members of Metro’s Board of Directors […]
5.03.2016

Delaney Authors Bill to Reform Metro

Last week Congressman John K. Delaney filed legislation to reform Metro and professionalize the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s (WMATA) Board of Directors. Currently, Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the federal government each appoint four members of WMATA’s 16-member Board. Delaney filed the legislation after repeated safety failures at Metro, which has a […]