WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Momentum, WMATA's plan for an improved Metro system, is getting support from Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley and District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray.

The three officialsissued the following statement on the plan:

"We applaud the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Board for the development of its Momentum strategic plan. This initiative continues the governance reform work at WMATA. Momentum provides a framework which will help support the continued economic viability of Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia and across the region. As the regional leaders work to develop an implementation strategy and plan, we encourage WMATA's management to continue its focus on further enhancing productivity and efficiency as it has over the last three years."

View the Momentum Strategic Plan 2013-2025 here:

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