A flash mob is gathering this evening to sing carols along the Red Line from Woodley Park to Union Station starting at 5. Dave Jamieson asks, will this restore cheer after a massive disruption on Orange and Blue due to a track fire during this morning’s rush hour? Maybe the carolers should switch the schedule from the Red Line to Orange and Blue?

David Alpert is Founder and President of Greater Greater Washington and Executive Director of DC Sustainable Transportation (DCST). He worked as a Product Manager for Google for six years and has lived in the Boston, San Francisco, and New York metro areas in addition to Washington, DC. He lives with his wife and two children in Dupont Circle. Unless otherwise noted, opinions in his GGWash posts are his and not the official views of GGWash or DCST.