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Donald Trump has vowed to crack down on undocumented immigrants, including withholding federal funds from “sanctuary cities” that promise to protect undocumented residents. DC, Baltimore, and Prince George’s County are among them. Officials in Takoma Park and Montgomery County say they’ll continue to be safe havens, and Muriel Bowser recently said the same. (Post, Twitter) Twitter
After a train nearly hit track workers last month, Metro has started new safety trainings and hopes to roll out an early warning system where workers get alerts of approaching trains on an armband. (WTOP) Twitter