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Metro Adds Real-Time Data to Trip Planner

Metro transit has added a new feature to our Trip Planner which includes a display of bus positions on a map in real time for all 75 bus routes in the St. Louis region. A “Real Time Map” link has been added to the Trip Planner. To find the link, you access the Trip Planner as […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled September 15-20

Rail maintenance work on the MetroLink system may result in short delays for some passengers this week. To accommodate the crews, MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Grand MetroLink Station starting at 8 p.m. through the end of service on Monday (Sept. 15) and from the beginning of service through 8 a.m. […]

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Officials Announce Metro as Recipient of $10.3 million TIGER Grant

A top representative from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) came to St. Louis today to officially announce the award of a $10.3 million federal TIGER grant to the Bi-State Development Agency/Metro. The federal funds will help pay for a new MetroLink station in the Cortex District and other transit improvements in the Central Corridor of […]

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Passenger Profile: Rich & Alex

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today, Rich and Alex are our featured “Passenger Profile.”  We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. Rarely does a day go by without Alex […]

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Metro Secures Federal Funding For New MetroLink Station

The Bi-State Development Agency/Metro has been notified it will be awarded $10.3 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to enhance transit and job accessibility in the Central Corridor of St. Louis. The federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Program award includes the construction of a new MetroLink station to be located at […]

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Take Metro to Forest Park for St. Louis World’s Fare

This year has been exciting for St. Louis. It’s the 250th birthday of the city and the 110th anniversary of the 1904 World’s Fair in Forest Park. The 1st Annual St. Louis World’s Fare Heritage Festival and Games will capture the spirit of the 1904 World’s Fair in Forest Park this weekend. The celebration will kick off Friday […]

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MetroLink Expedition Takes Learning Out of the Classroom

A group of about 95 seventh grade students from Maplewood Richmond Heights Middle School in Maplewood boarded trains at our Maplewood- Manchester MetroLink Station last month with one goal in mind – to learn through experience. Teacher Kari Schepker-Mueller started the “MetroLink Expeditions” about 10 years ago. At that time, the field trip focused on […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled September 8-13

Rail maintenance work is scheduled on the MetroLink system September 8-13 that may result in short delays for some passengers. To accommodate the crews, MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Grand MetroLink Station starting at 8 p.m. through the end of service on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (Sept. 8-11) and from […]

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Passenger Profile: Frank

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today’s “Passenger Profile”  features Frank. We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. You could say Frank knows his way around when it comes to […]

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September Is Emergency Preparedness Month

Emergencies, large or small, can happen at any time– at home, at work, at school, or while you’re in transit. Are you prepared? Have you and your family talked about what to do if  a tornado hits when you are at work and your kids are at school or at home? To help you better […]

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