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Design Work Gets Underway on New MetroLink Station

A design team has been selected for a new MetroLink station, which will be built near the Cortex Innovation Community in St. Louis. The design group is being managed by the HNTB Corporation and includes KAI, Access Engineering, Glasper Professional Services, TSi Geotechnical and Kivindyo Engineering Services. The design phase for the new station, which […]

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Ferguson Artist Showcases Work at North County Transit Center

Laura Saunders Kaiser is a mother of three who also happens to be quite the talented fiber artist. Those two roles — mother and artist — go hand in hand when it comes to churning out new creations. “A lot of my inspiration comes from my children and watching them create something,” she said. “They are […]

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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday! Were you able to guess when this week’s Flashback Friday photo courtesy of Andrew D. Young’s book, St. Louis and Its Streetcars was taken? This photo is of PCC (Presidents’ Conference Committee) car 1611 heading west on Olive Street in front of the Central Public Library between 13th and 14th Streets. The shot […]

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Passenger Profile: Darelle

Passengers, like Darelle, depend on Metro transit to get to work, 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.” For the past three months, Darelle has been putting a new work commute into motion. During his […]

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East Entrance to Civic Center MetroLink Station Closed This Weekend

The Civic Center MetroLink Station will be open this weekend, July 23 and July 24, but there will be no access to the station platform from 14th Street. The 14th Street entrance and exit will be closed all weekend to accommodate construction work for the expansion of the transit center. MetroLink passengers who would normally […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled July 18-24

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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Cafe Blue Opens at North County Transit Center

The North County Transit Center in Ferguson just got a little sweeter thanks to the opening of Cafe Blue. Metro’s newest food vendor, Cafe Blue operates inside the transit center Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Operated and managed by Keith Davis, the cafe currently offers MetroBus riders and Metro employees a […]

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Passenger Profile: Dirk

Passengers, like Dirk, depend on Metro transit to get to work, 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.” When Dirk began his new job in downtown St. Louis this spring, he turned to MetroLink to […]

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Ride Metro and Become a Pokémon GO Master

You’ve probably heard about the new Pokémon GO mobile app sensation that’s sweeping the nation. The game is getting players off the couch to explore their communities in a new, albeit strange, way. Pokémon GO, which combines a classic 20-year old franchise with augmented reality, allows players to walk around real-life neighborhoods while seeking virtual Pokémon game characters […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled July 11-15

Some MetroLink passengers should allow extra time for their commutes next week as maintenance work on the MetroLink system may result in delays. To accommodate work crews, Red Line MetroLink service will end at the College MetroLink Station and a Shuttle Train will transport passengers to and from the Shiloh-Scott MetroLink Station during the evenings […]

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