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Metro is Your Ticket to Weekend Fun

Whether you’re headed into St. Louis this weekend to watch the St. Louis Rams or to explore cultures from around the world in Tower Grove Park, Metro transit is a great way to get around town and avoid the hassles of traffic and parking. Looking for a bit of culture this weekend? Head to Tower […]

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Metro Service Changes Scheduled for August 31

Metro regularly monitors and reviews feedback from customers and operators as part of the agency’s commitment to build a better transit experience for the St. Louis region. As a result, MetroBus routes and schedules are regularly updated to improve MetroLink connections and MetroBus on-time performance. Details of the Quarterly Service Change effective Monday, August 31, […]

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Enter To Win The Ultimate LouFest Giveaway

LouFest returns to Forest Park September 12 and September 13 and Metro has the perfect VIP experience for two lucky fans. We’ve teamed up with LouFest for a one-of-a-kind experience that’ll make you feel like rock ‘n’ roll royalty for the weekend. The prize includes two 2-day LouFest VIP passes that include: unlimited access to the LouFest […]

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Longtime Metro Rider Throws Out First Pitch at Busch Stadium

You’d be hard pressed to find a bigger Cardinals fan than Ronald. On a scale from 1 to 100, his Redbirds spirit is off the chart. “I’m probably at 110 on that scale,” he said. That number hit an all-time high this past Saturday when Ronald was able to experience something most Cardinals fans only […]

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MetroLink Passengers to be Shuttled by Bus August 22 and 23

MetroLink passengers will be transported by bus between the UMSL South, Rock Road, Wellston and Delmar Loop MetroLink Stations on Saturday, August 22, and Sunday, August 23, and they should allow extra time for their commutes that weekend. MetroLink trains will not operate between those stations to allow crews to make modifications to the train […]

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Take Metro To See Shania Twain, Kevin Hart And More

Updated to reflect the cancellation of Chris Brown’s One Hell Of A Nite tour at the Scottrade Center on Aug. 13.  While the summer may be winding down, the action in the St. Louis region is still hotter than ever. Start your festivities off the right way and let Metro get you to the excitement. Shania Twain […]

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Ray Friem Appointed Executive Director

Bi-State Development Agency (BSDA) President and CEO John Nations has appointed Ray Friem as Executive Director of Metro Transit. The appointment, which went into effect July 1, reestablishes the Executive Director position within Metro Transit and better reflects the managerial responsibility that Friem has in running the daily operations of the St. Louis region’s public transit system. “I am […]

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Passenger Profile: Charaell

Passengers, like Charaell, depend on Metro transit to get to work, 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. It’s easy to figure out how long Charaell has been using Metro to […]

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It’s Electric! Metro Test Drives Electric Bus in Forest Park

  You might hop on a Forest Park Trolley that looks a little different than the trolleys you’re used to seeing, starting tomorrow July 21. That’s because Metro is testing a refurbished Zero-Emission Propulsion System powered electric bus from Complete Coach Works, and Forest Park visitors will have a chance to join in the test […]

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Metro Tests New Information Panels At Transit Centers

Metro is working hard to enhance the transit experience for riders and one of the ways we’re doing that is by testing new information panels. The new panels, which have been installed at several Metro transit centers, provide easy-to-use information about nearby amenities and attractions. Each wayfinding board features a street map that highlights nearby landmarks, bike trails […]

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