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New Transit Center to Transform MetroBus Service in North County

Metro transit is inviting MetroBus customers and the public to learn more about the new North St. Louis County Transit Center at three upcoming informal meetings. The new transit center, which is scheduled to open in fall 2015, will be located at 3140 Pershall Road between West Florissant Avenue and New Halls Ferry Road in […]

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Passenger Profile: Falaunda

Thousands of customers like Falaunda depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future “Passenger Profile” blog. Falaunda’s morning commute to work starts around 7 a.m. each morning. She utilizes […]

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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 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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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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Forest Park Trolley Switches to September Schedule

The #3 Forest Park Trolley is now operating on its September schedule. Starting today, the Trolley will operate from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. rather than from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Trolley will still run every 20 minutes on weekdays and every 15 minutes on weekends. The Forest Park Trolley will end service for the […]

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Take Metro To These Six Labor Day Events

There are a lot of fun events happening this holiday weekend in around St. Louis. In order to avoid road construction, traffic jams and parking challenges, Metro is a great option for getting to some of the big Labor Day weekend events. Big Muddy Blues Festival The annual three-day blues festival brings more than 60,000 people […]

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Metro to Operate Special LouFest Shuttle

The annual LouFest Music Festival in Forest Park will take place Sept. 6 and Sept. 7 and Metro transit is a great option for getting there. Concert goers should take MetroBus or MetroLink to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station and then catch the #3 Forest Park Trolley to LouFest. If you show your LouFest ticket […]

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Metro Recognizes Operators With 10 or More Years of Accident-Free Driving

The safety of our transit customers and our operators is our top priority, and recently we honored more than 100 MetroBus operators and 16 Metro Call-A-Ride operators who have driven 10 or more years without an accident. That is quite an accomplishment and not an easy milestone to attain! Four of the 16 Metro Call-A-Ride operators […]

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