Tag Archives: Metro

Don’t Forget: Ride Metro to Fair Saint Louis

Metro transit makes it easy for everyone to safely and conveniently get to the 2015 Fair Saint Louis celebration in Forest Park on Thursday, July 2, Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. Additional MetroLink service will be provided during the fair, and fairgoers, workers and volunteers can use one of two MetroLink stations to […]

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Take Metro to See Seth Meyers, Imagine Dragons and More

Summer is here and that means a lot of fun things are happening in downtown St. Louis, including concerts and shows. Start your festivities off the right way and let Metro get you to the excitement. Seth Meyers, the current host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers,” will be at the Peabody Opera House tonight. Later in the […]

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Ask Metro: Let’s Talk About Security

“Ask Metro” highlights questions asked in past St. Louis Post-Dispatch live chats, on social media, on our blog or via email. Have a question for us? Email it to mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and your question may be included in a future blog post. We received several questions about security during this afternoon’s monthly live chat with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. To […]

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Amy and Jack: A Match Made on the Rails

In celebration of Valentine’s Day next week, we’re sharing the stories of couples who met on MetroBus or MetroLink. Here is Amy and Jack’s story. Amy works at the Bi-State Development Agency, which operates the Metro transit system for the region.  The beginning of Amy and Jack’s relationship was a lot like our MetroLink trains. Their romance […]

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MetroBus #73 on Grand - Share the Road

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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Metro Offers Mobile-Friendly Trip Planner

It’s now easier to plan your trips on MetroBus and MetroLink from your mobile device. Metro transit has enhanced Trip Planner to be more mobile-friendly, giving customers a simpler, easier to use interface when planning their commutes. Customers can access the mobile-friendly version as they’ve done in the past, and all of the same features are […]

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Take Metro to the St. Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series will return to St. Louis for the fourth time Sunday. Marathon participants and observers who want to bypass street closures, traffic congestion and parking in downtown St. Louis, can park free at any Metro Park-Ride lot in Missouri or Illinois and take MetroLink downtown. The Civic Center, Stadium and […]

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Metro Participates in Worldwide Earthquake Drill

Bi-State Development Agency/Metro employees participated in the The Great ShakeOut at 10:16 a.m. this morning by following the appropriate earthquake drill procedures. The Great ShakeOut, part of a nine-state annual drill where residents, schools, businesses, organizations and others conduct earthquake drills at the same time, aims to help residents and organizations be better prepared if an earthquake were to occur. […]

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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 Gateway Card Testing Begins

The Bi-State Development Agency/Metro has started testing Gateway, its new smart card fare collection system. Two separate groups of customers are initially testing the new system. With their feedback, we will be able to make adjustments before we plan to roll out the card to all customers next year. The first group of 100 MetroLink customers […]

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