Modified transit, parking for holiday
Most jurisdictions in the Washington region will suspend enforcement of parking restrictions Friday and Saturday in observance of New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Here is a roundup, along with some modified transit schedules:
On Friday and Saturday the police department will suspend enforcement of parking restrictions at metered spaces and time restrictions in residential and other posted areas. On New Year's Eve, DASH bus service will operate on a Saturday schedule, and the King Street Trolley will operate until 1 a.m. for the First Night Alexandria event. The King Street trolley will operate on a normal schedule on Saturday. DASH bus service will not operate on Saturday.
In Arlington meters won't be enforced, and the county also announced the following service changes for Arlington Transit: On Friday ART 41, 42, 51, and 87 will operate on Saturday schedules. On Saturday ART 41 and 51 will operate on Sunday schedules. Service is canceled on other ART routes. STAR: Standing order rides are canceled for Friday and Saturday. The call center (703-892-8747) will operate from 8:10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Friday. It will be closed Saturday.
The Department of Public Works won't enforce meters, residential parking rules or rush-hour lane restrictions. The agency also will not tow abandoned vehicles.
The Fairfax Connector will run Saturday service on the routes that are operational: 101, 109, 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 310, 321, 322, 401, 402, 505, 574, 605, 950 and RIBS 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. No other routes will operate operate. On New Year's Day, there will be Sunday Service on routes 101, 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 310, 321, 322, 401, 402, 505, 574, 605, 950 and RIBS 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. Other routes won't operate.
Metro is running a Sunday schedule Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Running a Sunday schedule but from from 3 a.m. to 7 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
All subscription trips are canceled for Friday and Saturday. Trips on these days must be reserved separately.
Ride On buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on New Year's Eve. Buses will operate on a regular Saturday schedule on New Year's Day. Parking will be free at public garages, lots and curbside meters.
Prince George's County
Like most other municipalities county offices are closed for the holiday, but TheBus will operate on a normal schedule. TheBus does not operate on Saturdays.
Washington Post Editors
| December 31, 2010; 8:27 AM ET
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