Tag Archives: Metro Transit

Missouri Lottery Celebrates City’s 250th Birthday With “Winsday” Ticket Giveaway

Some lucky MetroBus customers are going to receive a special “Winsday” surprise on their public transit trips tomorrow. Metro, STL250 and the Missouri Lottery have teamed up again this month to offer Missouri Lottery free play coupons (while supplies last). Passengers who are 18 and older riding on the special STL250 MetroBus vehicle between the […]

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Metro, Red Cross, All Ready Team Up For Emergency Preparedness Month

Metro Ambassadors and volunteers from the American Red Cross and the All Ready Campaign will be distributing emergency preparedness information at several Metro transit locations Thursday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. September is Emergency Preparedness Month, and Metro, the Red Cross, and the All Ready Campaign are teaming up to raise awareness about the importance of being […]

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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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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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Metro Transit Passengers to be Interviewed During Final Phase Of Regional On-Board Survey

The final phase of a regional on-board public transit survey by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments is now underway with random Metro transit customers being asked to participate. The purpose of the On-Board Transit Survey is to predict future transportation needs in the region. The Metro transit portion of the regional survey involves two […]

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TRANServe Debit Cards Make Transit Easier for Federal Employees

Federal government employees can now use their TRANServe Debit Cards to receive their monthly Metro transit pass! Under this new program, government employees participating in the Transit Benefit Program are able to use this personalized Visa card to purchase passes online at metrostlouis.org, at the MetroRide store (on the corner of 7th and Washington), by […]

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Extra Metro Transit Service for Fair Saint Louis

Metro transit is a great transportation option for Fair Saint Louis visitors, workers and volunteers who want to avoid traffic congestion, street closures, and parking issues in downtown St. Louis. Extra MetroLink trains will be running to accommodate the large crowds at the annual celebration on Thursday, July 4, Friday, July 5, and Saturday, July […]

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New Farebox Testing to Move to Different MetroBus Routes

Beginning on Monday, July 1, 2013, Metro transit will move its testing of new fareboxes to six different routes on the MetroBus system.  As part of building a better transit experience for customers, Metro installed new fareboxes on 40 buses and began testing them last October. The farebox testing is moving to the #2 Red, […]

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Where’s Tony Transit? Tony Hops on MetroLink to Give Away $50 Visa Cards Today

Free money… That phrase always has a nice ring to it. While you can save gas money each and every day by taking Metro transit instead of driving to work, “Tony Transit” Patrico of KPNT 105.7 FM The Point will literally be giving away $50 Visa gift cards and other prizes again today (June 20) […]

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The Muny Trolley In Service June 17 To August 11

The Muny Trolley is back this summer! Metro Transit and The Muny are partnering again this year to provide Trolley services to The Muny. The #3 Muny Trolley will serve patrons of The Muny this season on the evenings when shows are scheduled June 17 through August 11, 2013. The 3X Muny Trolley will operate […]

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