Concern Over Announced Metro Cuts Affecting East Falls Church Station

The massive spending cuts in the proposed 2022 budget announced by WMATA general manager Paul Wiedefeld Monday include eliminating all weekend service and the closure of 19 as-yet-unspecified stations on the system.

Concerns are that the East Falls Church station may be among the 19. Pressure is rising for the proposed new federal stimulus being negotiated in Congress include money to keep the system whole.