Over this past weekend of 4 - 5 April 2009, hundreds of thousands of people helped Metro set the transit agency’s third highest Saturday and fourth highest Sunday ridership days in the history of the 33-year-old rail system during the weekend. Riders took 713,148 trips on Saturday, which were 248,858 more trips than the same comparable day last year. On Sunday, riders took 469,751 trips, which were 211,165 more trips than the same day last year.
Read the entire WMATA Press Release dated Monday, 6 April 2009.
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