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Take a Ride on the #72 Monarch

With the March 14th opening of the North County Transit Center and the introduction of a new MetroBus service plan for North St. Louis County, there are a number of new MetroBus routes operating in the region. We’re taking you on a quick tour of each of these new routes so you can get acquainted with these new transit […]

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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday! This is a Public Service Cherokee line bus heading outbound on Gravois at Grand in 1948. Notice that we had to blur out the ‘Grand-Gravois Building’ name on the building across the street to make it harder to guess the location. Have a great weekend – Let’s Go Blues.

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Driverless Cars, Technology and Public Transit

Yesterday, the Urban Land Institute St. Louis hosted an interesting forum on autonomous (driverless) vehicles and what the future may hold for them in St. Louis. The featured speakers were Susan Zielinski from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute in Ann Arbor; Greg Stubblefield from Enterprise Holdings, Inc.; Ezra Kramer from Walker Parking Consultants […]

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Passenger Profile: Robin

Passengers, like Robin, depend on Metro transit to get to work, school and other important destinations. We hope you enjoy her 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.” At first, the thought of using Metro was a foreign concept for Robin. But […]

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Metro Senior Sign-Up Events Start May 3

Metro is hosting special reduced fare registration events for older adults in May at eight area Schnucks stores in St. Louis County. These events are an easy and convenient way for senior citizens to sign up for a Senior Reduced Fare Permit so they can save money and take advantage of half-price tickets on the […]

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Take Metro to the FIRST Robotics Championship

The FIRST Robotics Championship has returned to St. Louis, and Metro is your best way to get to all the action. The annual competition is free to the public and kicks off tomorrow (April 26) through Saturday, April 30. This year, the FIRST Championship has expanded to venues throughout downtown St. Louis – including the America’s Center, the Renaissance Grand Hotel […]

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Ride Metro to Earth Day Festivities in Forest Park

Ride Metro to Forest Park on Sunday, April 24, for the 27th annual St. Louis Earth Day Festival, and learn more about the environment and sustainable-living while enjoying food, entertainment and hands-on activities for all ages. The festival takes place this Sunday between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on The Muny Grounds at Forest Park, […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled April 25-29

MetroLink passengers are encouraged to allow extra time for their commutes in Illinois next week as maintenance work on the MetroLink system may result in delays for some Red Line passengers. To accommodate work crews, Red Line MetroLink service will end at the College MetroLink Station and a Shuttle Train will transport passengers to and […]

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Take a Ride on the #71 Parker

With the recent opening of the North County Transit Center and the introduction of a new MetroBus service plan for North St. Louis County, there are a number of new MetroBus routes operating in the region. Over the next several weeks, we’ll take a quick tour of each of these routes so you can get acquainted […]

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Forest Park Trolley Back in Service on April 22

The #3 Forest Park Trolley officially returns to Forest Park  for its sixth season of service on Friday, April 22. The Forest Park Trolley is a great way for Forest Park visitors to conveniently navigate through the Park and its many attractions, while helping reduce traffic congestion in the park. The Forest Park Trolley will operate […]

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