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For Immediate Release:
January 03, 2013

Media Contact:
Irene D. Ferradaz


Miami-Dade Transit Metrorail to provide Single Tracking this weekend

Track improvements will take place Saturday and Sunday

(MIAMI, January 3, 2013) – In order to improve the Metrorail system and make your commute more efficient, MDT is performing scheduled maintenance and making necessary improvements to the Metrorail tracks from Saturday, January 5th to Sunday, January 6, 2013

 During this weekend, Metrorail will perform single tracking between Earlington Heights and Culmer stations. Single tracking means that southbound and northbound train’s alternate trips on the same track while maintenance and improvements are being made to the opposite track.

 Orange and Green Line trains will arrive every 35 minutes during the weekend.

MDT encourages passengers to plan their commute carefully this Saturday and Sunday and allow for extra travel time to reach their destinations. 

For more information about Miami-Dade Transit services and schedules, please call 3-1-1 or 305-891-3131, Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., and on Saturdays, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You can also visit MDT’s website, and sign up for rider alerts, plan your trip using Google Trip Planner or find out where the train is using Train Tracker, among other services provided.

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It is the policy of Miami Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible. For sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices or materials in accessible format, please call at least five days in advance.


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