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Gateway Arch Riverboats Celebrate 50 Years of Cruising the St. Louis Riverfront

As the Gateway Arch approaches its golden anniversary, the Becky Thatcher and Tom Sawyer riverboats on the St. Louis Riverfront are already turning 50. The riverboats were put into service five decades ago when the Gateway Arch was under construction.  Area residents and visitors to St. Louis were very curious to see how the unusually […]

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Metro Will Operate Special Bus Shuttles for New Bridge Public Debut

The Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge will be open to the public to preview between noon and 4 p.m. this Saturday, February 8 so you can walk, run or bike on the new bridge before it opens to vehicle traffic on Sunday. Access to the bridge that time will be free of charge. Parking near […]

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MetroLink Customers Enjoy Live Concerts on the Holiday Magic Train

  MetroLink customers enjoyed singing holiday songs and listening to live music aboard the Holiday Magic Train on November 30 and December 7. If you missed the onboard concerts, there are still a couple of opportunities to hear live holiday music at two Metro locations. The Salvation Army Brass Ensemble will perform a 30-minute concert […]

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Holiday Magic Train Concerts Are Back This Year With Live Music at Metro Transit Centers

Metro transit commuters will hear the sounds of the season again this year aboard the Holiday Magic Train. Live music is scheduled this Saturday, November 30 as well as the following Saturday, December 7. In addition to the Holiday Magic Train concerts, there will be variety of musical groups performing at several Metro transit centers […]

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Chat Live With Metro Transit Today at Noon About Using Metro for Summertime Family Fun

The first Wednesday of the month is upon us and you have special access to key Metro Transit officials with the lunchtime Metro Transit Chat Live on stltoday.com. As part of a partnership with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Ray Friem and Jessica Mefford-Miller answer your public transit questions today from noon until 1 p.m. live […]

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Cardinals Tickets Discounts Now Available For Metro Customers and Employees

Thousands of Cardinals and other baseball fans take MetroLink and MetroBus to  Busch Stadium every season so the St. Louis Cardinals are offering special ticket discounts to public transit customers and Metro employees. Metro customers and employees can now buy discounted Cardinals tickets for the home games this week, the June 23 game, and select […]

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Flashback Friday: Infantry Parade Downtown

 Were you able to guess when and where this week’s Flashback Friday photo was taken? This photo provided by the  Missouri History Museum was taken on May 9, 1919, on Twelfth Street (now Tucker Boulevard). It shows a parade of the Army 138th Infantry marching down Twelfth Street past a court–of-honor in the reviewing stands. According […]

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Take Metro to Either Major St. Patrick’s Day Parades in St. Louis This Weekend

The weekend weather forecast looks good for St. Louis’ two largest and very popular St. Patrick’s Day parades. Public transportation is a great way to avoid traffic jams and parking issues if you are heading to either the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown St. Louis on Saturday (March 16), or the Ancient Order of […]

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Take Metro To St. Louis Blues Season Home Opener This Saturday

The NHL season is back on and the St. Louis Blues home opener is Saturday! What’s the easiest way to get downtown before the puck drops? Metro Transit, of course! The Blues are scheduled to play the Detroit Red Wings at 7 p.m. at the Scottrade Center. The Civic Center Transit Center at 14th and […]

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CVC and Metro Employees Decorate the St. Louis Holiday Magic Train

The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission (CVC) is partnering again this year with Metro Transit on the Holiday Magic Train to bring holiday cheer to our area. Today employees and volunteers decked out the Holiday Magic Train with garland, ornaments, lights and snowflakes. Tomorrow, Metro and the CVC will hold a news conference to kick […]

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