Tickets Now Required to Visit the Gateway Arch

Starting today, March 2, all visitors must have a ticket to enter the Gateway Arch. Major renovations are underway on the Gateway Arch grounds, as well as inside of the facility, and ...

Bi-State Development Agency Introduces New Commissioners

The Bi-State Development Agency (BSDA) announced the appointments of Vernal Brown and Irma Golliday to the BSDA Board of Commissioners during the February board meeting February 27. Brown, a resident ...

KSDK’s Heidi Glaus Gets a Behind the Scenes Look at MetroBus Ads

Advertising on MetroBus vehicles is a great way to get your message out in the Bi-State region whether you are an ad agency, a company, or a not-for-profit organization. The ads range ...

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Tickets Now Required to Visit the Gateway Arch

Starting today, March 2, all visitors must have a ticket to enter the Gateway Arch. Major renovations are underway on the Gateway Arch grounds, as well as inside of the facility, and this new policy will help prevent overcrowding and congestion. An Arch entry-only ticket is $3 for adults and free for children. This ticket allows access […]

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Bi-State Development Agency Introduces New Commissioners

The Bi-State Development Agency (BSDA) announced the appointments of Vernal Brown and Irma Golliday to the BSDA Board of Commissioners during the February board meeting February 27. Brown, a resident of St. Louis County, was appointed to the BSDA Board by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon and replaces Commissioner Kevin Cahill. Golliday, a resident of East […]

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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday! Were you able to guess the year and location of today’s vintage transit photo? You are looking at an eastbound streetcar on Maryland west of Euclid with Kingshighway in background. The date is April 4, 1945. Today’s businesses at this location include Straub’s Market, Scape restaurant and, of course, the Chase Park Plaza. […]

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Weekend Construction to Make Way for Leading-Edge Technology

Update: Installation of OCR was completed early, and MetroLink trains have resumed regular operation between the 5th & Missouri and Stadium MetroLink Stations. Shuttles are no longer being used to transport passengers by bus between these stations. MetroLink trains will not operate between the 5th & Missouri and Stadium stations this weekend (Saturday, Feb. 28 and Sunday, […]

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KSDK’s Heidi Glaus Gets a Behind the Scenes Look at MetroBus Ads

Advertising on MetroBus vehicles is a great way to get your message out in the Bi-State region whether you are an ad agency, a company, or a not-for-profit organization. The ads range from small to extra large to fit any budget. With a MetroBus fleet of nearly 400 vehicles, you can’t help but notice our buses out on […]

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Passenger Profile: Lauren & Carter

Thousands of customers, like Lauren and Carter, depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We hope you enjoy their story and we’re interested in your transit story too. Email  mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future “Passenger Profile” blog. When Lauren and her family were searching […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled February 25 – March 1

Sunday, March 1 Update: Construction work on the alignment was completed early, and MetroLink trains have resumed regular operation between the 5th & Missouri and Stadium MetroLink Stations. Shuttles are no longer being used to transport passengers by bus between these stations. MetroLink passengers on the Red Line and the Blue Line should allow extra time […]

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Flashback Friday

This photo shows the #52 (Forest Park/Brentwood/Clayton) bus parked at Westroads shopping center, now the Saint Louis Galleria Mall, in the 1950s.

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Special Metro Transit Pass for 2015 Missouri Valley Basketball Tournament

Metro transit is partnering with the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) to offer the 2015 Men’s Basketball Tournament MetroPass for fans attending this year’s Arch Madness. For $23.50, the special MetroPass provides unlimited rides on MetroLink, MetroBus and the #99 Downtown Trolley from March 4 to March 8. It’s a great way to get to and from […]

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Passenger Profile: Mechie

Thousands of customers, like Mechie, depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We hope you enjoy his story and we’re interested in your transit story too. Email mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future “Passenger Profile” blog. Mechie first started using Metro when the […]

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