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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday! Today’s photo shows two men waiting for a streetcar on Locust Street looking west to Thirteenth Street. The central St. Louis Public Library can be seen in the background. The year is estimated to be between 1905 and 1915. Have a great weekend!  

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Passenger Profile: Dashanta

Thousands of customers, like Dashanta, depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to 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” blog. Without Metro, it would be tough for Dashanta to […]

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Help Wanted: MetroLink Gateway Card Testers

Be one of the first to try out the new Gateway Card and help us shape how this new fare collection system will work — by signing up as a Gateway Card tester. Metro is finishing up the first phase of testing for our new Gateway Card fare collection system on MetroLink. Before the Agency is […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled January 31 and February 1

MetroLink Blue Line passengers may experience brief delays next weekend (Jan. 31 & Feb. 1) in order to accommodate routine inspections, so customers are encouraged to allow a little extra time for their commutes. Some customers will need to arrive earlier than normal if they are boarding MetroLink at one of three Blue Line stations […]

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Metro Receives Green Business Challenge Award

Public transit, by its very nature, contributes to regional sustainability by keeping tens of thousands of vehicles off area roads each day. In addition to operating the Metro transit system for the St. Louis area, Bi-State Development Agency/Metro is also proud to promote and expand sustainability inside its workplace each year through the efforts of its employee  “Lean & […]

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Passenger Profile: Lee

Thousands of customers, like Lee, 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. Lee was waiting for the day when MetroLink would […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled January 20-21

Rail maintenance work on the MetroLink system may result in brief delays next week on Tuesday and Wednesday night (January 20 and January 21) for some Red Line passengers, so customers are encouraged to allow a little extra time for their commutes. To accommodate crews, MetroLink will operate on a single track between the Belleville MetroLink […]

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Local Students Lend Their Creativity to Metro Art Project

  Picture this: sheet music from Scott Joplin classics fused with Nelly’s hip hop lyrics. Or lines from “Meet Me In St. Louis” injected alongside well-known St. Louis neighborhood and street signs. Sound crazy? It’s actually part of an art creation process. Thirteen students at Crossroads College Preparatory School in St. Louis took part in the creative […]

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Passenger Profile: Tyrone

Thousands of Bi-State area residents depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today’s “Passenger Profile”  features Tyrone. We’d like to hear your transit story too. Email  mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. For more than 20 years, Tyrone has relied on Metro to […]

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Metro Will Showcase Artwork Created By Local Artists

Original works of art created by 10 St. Louis area artists have been selected for MetroScapes, a Metro Arts in Transit program that showcases local art at Metro transit locations. The pieces were chosen from a group of nearly 100 submissions, and they will be reproduced as large-scale, two-dimensional posters to be featured at more […]

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