Wednesday Morning Notes

Platform Lighting Upgrades Completed — Metro says that platform-lighting upgrades at 48 underground stations have been completed one year ahead of schedule. The new brighter lights will “improve visibility and enhance safety and security while reducing energy costs,” according to the statement. [Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority]

Nearby: Search Underway for Missing Adult — Local police are looking for Jose Rodriquez, 81, who was last seen on Aug. 24 at Huntington Metro Station. He is endangered due to mental or physical health concerns, police said. [Fairfax County Police Department]

Spots Still Available for Reston Association Dog Paddle — Several spots are available for this weekend’s dog paddle at North Hills Pool and Dogwood Pool. Pre-registration is required. [Reston Association]

Photo via vantagehill/Flickr

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