Empty Seats on the Red Line

Cap Metro going down with the ridership

Empty Seats on the Red Line
Photo by Nora Ankrum

The MetroRail is still going the wrong way: Ridership in its second full month of service declined again, hitting a daily average of 775 boardings in May. (The actual number of riders is much lower, since presumably most commuters go round-trip.) That's down from 901 boardings per day in April, the Red Line's first full month of revenue service.

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