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Thank You for Your Patience During the Winter Storm

Metro transit would like to thank our MetroLink, MetroBus, and Metro Call-A-Ride customers for their patience during delays caused by last week’s major snow storm that brought sub-zero temperatures and a foot of snow to the St. Louis area. “The safety of our passengers and our operators is always our top priority. We safely transported […]

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Holiday Tips: Always Be Alert When Shopping and Using ATMs

With only a few days left to finish your holiday shopping, here are some things you can do to help keep your holiday season safe. Shopping Be aware of your surroundings at all times. If possible, shop with a friend. Not only is it safer, but it’s more enjoyable. Don’t carry all of your money in […]

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Holiday Tips: Protect Yourself from Becoming a Victim of Identity Theft

Identity theft is a nationwide problem and caution should be used to protect your personal information especially during the holiday shopping season. Never give personal information over the phone, such as your social security number, date of birth, mother’s maiden name, credit card numbers, or bank PIN code, unless you initiated the call. Sign all […]

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Metro Monitors Winter Weather and Urges Metro Riders to Plan Ahead

Metro transit is carefully monitoring the winter storm moving through the St. Louis metropolitan region. Customers should plan ahead and allow extra time for their commutes this weekend. “Any time it snows, we expect there will be weather challenges. We urge our customers to plan ahead for delays,” said Ray Friem, Metro Chief Operating Officer […]

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Emergency Training Exercise Provides a Great Benefit to St. Louis Downtown Airport

St. Louis Downtown Airport in Cahokia, Illinois recently conducted a training exercise on Saturday, November 16 where Metro East emergency responders and public health crews learned how to handle a simulated plane crash and fire, multiple passenger injuries and fatalities, and a simulated biological hazard scenario.   The University of Missouri provided its Mobile Aircraft […]

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Take Metro to Child Safety Day at The Pageant on Saturday

The 7th Annual Child Safety Day is scheduled for Saturday, October 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Pageant located at 6161 Delmar Boulevard in St. Louis. The yearly event is fun for children and is one stop shopping for parents and grandparents for valuable information about keeping children physically, emotionally, and socially […]

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September is Emergency Preparedness Month

Disasters and emergencies can happen at any time and it’s important to be prepared whether you are at home, at work or traveling in between. September is Emergency Preparedness Month and to help educate Metro transit customers about the importance of being prepared for emergencies and disasters, Metro Ambassadors and American Red Cross volunteers will […]

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Cell Phone and Electronic Device Safety Tips

The safety of our passengers and employees is our number one priority at Metro transit. We wanted to make you aware of a current trend taking place around the country where thieves are targeting cell phones and other electronic devices. In order to help prevent you from becoming a victim of theft, the Metro Public […]

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Metro Helps Kick Off ‘Safe Roads For All’

Now that the spring weather has finally arrived, Metro Transit wants to remind everyone to be safe and courteous out on the roads. Metro Transit joined MoDOT and Trailnet at a news conference Monday outside of the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. The event was aimed at emphasizing the importance of safely sharing the […]

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FedEx Express Donates Boeing 727-200F Aircraft to St. Louis Downtown Airport

  Today (April 19) was a very special day for St. Louis Downtown Airport and the region in terms of safety, emergency response preparedness, training and aviation education. This morning, following its last flight, the Boeing 727-200F aircraft operated for 20 years by FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corporation, was donated to St. Louis […]

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