Project Updates

 Rockville Station Canopy

January 19, 2022 

Welcome back! Check out the Shady Grove and Rockville station improvements

Here is everything you need to know about service at the reopened stations and fun facts about the project.

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January 11, 2022

Shady Grove and Rockville stations reopening on Sunday, January 16, 2022

Metro will welcome customers back to Shady Grove and Rockville stations on January 16, 2022, following a four-month shutdown for the Rockville Canopy Replacement Project.

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January 11, 2022

5 things to know about your return to Shady Grove and Rockville

Shady Grove and Rockville stations will reopen on January 16, 2022.

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December 16, 2021

Preparing for stations reopening on January 16

Last week, Metro announced Shady Grove and Rockville stations will reopen on January 16, 2022.

 

December 7, 2021

Metro announces reopening date for Rockville Canopy Replacement Project

Shady Grove and Rockville stations to reopen on January 16, 2022

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November 3, 2021

Metro announces schedule delays for Rockville Canopy Replacement Project

Shady Grove and Rockville stations now expected to reopen in January

 

October 28, 2021

See a bird’s-eye view of the canopy taking form

The third phase of construction, installation of the glass fiber reinforced concrete paneling (GFRC), is now underway.

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October 14, 2021

Shaping up: steel beams form the structure of the new canopy at Rockville Station

Steel beams are being moved into place at Rockville Station

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September 30, 2021

When sparks fly: demolishing the 300-foot Rockville Canopy!

Demolition of the platform canopy at Rockville Metrorail Station is underway!

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September 9, 2021

Five things to know to plan your trip during the station closures

Over the past weeks, our team has talked to thousands of riders about the upcoming Shady Grove and Rockville station closures happening from Sept. 11 to Dec. 4.

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August 23, 2021

Everything you need to know: preconstruction activities continue today, August 23, at Rockville and Shady Grove stations

Preconstruction activities to prepare for the shutdown at Shady Grove and Rockville stations from September 11-December 4, 2021 are currently underway.

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August 2, 2021

Construction staging for the Rockville Canopy Replacement Project started Aug. 2 to prepare for Shady Grove and Rockville station closures on Sept. 11

Pre-construction staging activity, to prepare for the station closures, is now underway at Rockville Station.

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June 11, 2021

Metro advises Red Line customers of safety and capital improvements that will affect service starting in July

The canopy project will take three months and require the closure of the Rockville and Shady Grove stations from September 11 through December 4.



May 6, 2021

Preparing for the Rockville Canopy Replacement Project

Metro is excited to announce new details of the Rockville Canopy Replacement Project slated to start this fall.