Tag Archives: Bike

MetroLink Updates Policy for Cyclists

Good news for bicyclists who take MetroLink. Effective immediately, two bicycles, instead of one, will be allowed at each designated area on the trains. The updated policy will not change the way you board MetroLink with your bicycle. If you are bringing your bicycle on MetroLink, you will still enter the train at the rear […]

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Passenger Profile: Todd

Thousands of customers, like Todd, 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 me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future “Passenger Profile” blog. Todd wouldn’t say he lives a […]

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Metro to Provide Free Shuttle Service For Light The Night

There are two exciting charity events happening in the St. Louis area that could impact your commute this weekend and Metro will be providing special shuttles for one of the events. Light The Night will take place at the Central Field in Forest Park this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. The event is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s evening […]

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MetroLink Testing Designated Bicycle Areas

Passengers with bicycles are welcome on MetroLink, but many customers don’t really know where they are supposed to put their bicycles when they are on the train. To help clear up the confusion, speed up the boarding process, and make it safer for all passengers, Metro is testing specially designated bike areas on the platform […]

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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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Metro Transit Joins Area Cycling Groups to Kick Off National Bike Month

Area cycling enthusiasts kicked off National Bike Month in style last night with the educational #CarFreeSTL Happy Hour at the Handle Bar, a bike-themed bar and restaurant in the Grove neighborhood. The event — co-hosted by the Great Rivers Greenway (GRG), Social Media Club St. Louis, and CityInAJar.com — was a virtual one-stop shop with […]

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New Off-Street Trail Unveiled Linking Clayton to University City

The Great Rivers Greenway (GRG) fashioned a key piece of the jigsaw puzzle that is the St. Louis regional bike trail network into place on Friday — and it fit perfectly. The group held a party in Clayton’s Shaw Park to celebrate the opening of the Centennial Greenway Trail, a two-mile asphalt trail that runs from […]

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St. Louis County Man Sells Car, Reflects On 1,000 Days Without It

Did you drive your car today? More importantly, did you HAVE to use your car today? David Ziolkowski is a Senior Architectural Lighting Designer with HOK Lighting Group, a lighting design team based in St. Louis. He, his wife and two children live in the St. Louis area. Seems pretty typical so far, right? Well, […]

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St. Louis Rolls Through National Bike Month with Bike Master Plan, ARTCRANK, & Tour de Grove

May is National Bike Month, and St. Louis has several events planned to get involved and get geared up for bicycling in our community. Check out some of the following events: Bike Master Plan Open House The St. Louis Regional Bike Plan is providing its last opportunity for public input with a series of open houses. […]

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Bike Commuter Station Opens in Downtown St. Louis

Maybe you’ve always dreamed of riding your bike to work. You know, wind in your hair, starting each morning out right with a workout, but then you worried about smelling like you went for a bike ride that morning. Or you worried about where to store your bike. Downtown employees, worry no more! St. Louis […]

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