Regional Transit Systems Plan

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Year of Completion: 
Project Description: 

Metro’s RTSP, which will have a planning horizon of 2040, is currently under development.  It may include the following types of projects:

- New Metrorail lines in the core

- Extending the reach of the system to the outer suburbs – possibly Metrorail, light rail (LRT) or bus rapid transit (BRT)

- Extend high-quality surface transit with LRT or BRT

- Cross-Potomac connections

- Commuter rail and commuter bus services