DC Metro Backs Out Of Troubled $112M Transit Hub

Law360, New York (April 26, 2013, 1:42 PM EDT) -- In the wake of Maryland officials' discovery of serious flaws in the construction of a $112 million transit center linking lines to Washington, D.C., the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority has refused to operate the facility as originally planned, the authority confirmed to Law360 on Friday.

The WMATA sent a formal letter to Montgomery County earlier this month, backing out of its contract to operate and maintain the troubled Silver Spring Transit Center and contend that the flaws do not meet a 2008 memorandum of understanding...
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