In the wake of another Metro meltdown this week, Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld is rolling out a plan to revamp funding for the troubled transit system. The goal is to galvanize regional lawmakers to secure a new funding plan to address labor costs, falling ridership, and safety. We speak to Wiedefeld about the plan and how it might address the system’s woes.
- Paul Wiedefeld General Manager and Chief Executive Officer, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
- Martin Di Caro Transportation Reporter, WAMU; @MartinDiCaro