MARC woes continue to add up
The heat seems to be taking its toll on MARC tonight, with problems cropping up on the Camden and Brunswick lines as well as the Penn Line.
Here's the 5:50 report from the MTA:
Penn Line Commuters:MARC Train 436 from Washington Union Station ( 5:30 pm departure)is expect to operate 30 minutes late due to single tracking
Penn Line Commuters: MARC Train 534 departed Washington 20 minutes late due to single tracking
Camden Line Commuters: MARC Train 850 from Washington/Union Station (Departure 5:16 PM) to Camden Station is operating 10-15 minutes late due to mechanical problem.
Penn Line Commuters: MARC Train 450 departed Washington 20 minutes late due to single tracking.
UPDATE: MARC Train 432 is canceled MARC Train 534 departing Washington Union Station at 5:15 PM will accomodate passengers from Train 432 and make all stops. Expect overcrowding condition.
Brunswick Line Commuters: Update:MARC Train 891 approaching Monocacy operating 60 minutes late due to mechanical problems
Brunswick Line Commuters: The elevator at Rockville station is out of service. It has been reported to the Technician. We apologize for any inconvenience
Brunswick Line Passengers: CSX has issued heat orders for this afternoon starting at 1pm until 7pm. Trains will operate 20mph under the maximum authorized speed, but not less than 40 miles per hour. Delays can range from 10-15 minutes.