Tag Archives: MetroLink

MetroLink Work Scheduled for This Weekend

The scheduled closure of the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station this weekend (April 25 & 26) has been cancelled due to postponement of the demolition of the DeBaliviere Bridge by the Loop Trolley Project. MetroLink passengers may experience brief delays tonight and this weekend as contractors continue other work on the Loop Trolley. On Friday, Saturday […]

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Passenger Profile: Jeffrey

Customers, like Jeffrey, depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, school and other important destinations. We hope you enjoy his 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. Jeffrey has broken a record — well, his own […]

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Take Metro to the FIRST Robotics Championship

If you see a robot or two making their way around the city this week, don’t be alarmed. There’s only one logical explanation – the FIRST Robotics Championship has returned to St. Louis. The annual competition is free to the public and kicks off Wednesday, April 22 through Saturday, April 25. This year, the FIRST Championship has expanded to […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled April 20-26

(Updated 4/23/2015 at 4:16 p.m.): The MetroLink Station Shuttle, scheduled for this weekend April 25-26, has been postponed. The Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station will be closed April 25 and April 26 due to the scheduled demolition of the DeBaliviere Bridge at Forest Park Parkway. MetroLink passengers should allow for 30-minute delays to be shuttled by bus […]

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Passenger Profile: Josh

Customers, like Josh, depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, school and other important destinations. We hope you enjoy his 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. Josh is no stranger when it comes to using public transportation. He […]

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Bridge Demolition to Impact Service at Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station

(Updated 4/23/2015 at 4:16 p.m.): The MetroLink Station Shuttle, scheduled for this weekend April 25-26, has been postponed. Demolition work on the DeBaliviere Bridge at Forest Park Parkway in St. Louis scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and April 26, will impact Metro passengers. Because the weekend demolition work will occur above the MetroLink tracks […]

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Take Metro to Monday’s Cards Home Opener

With the recent thunderstorms, it’s clear that spring is here, and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate spring than Opening Day for the St. Louis Cardinals. If you’re able to sneak out of the office early or lucky enough to have the day off Monday, April 13, let us be the ones […]

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Federal Funding Needed to Keep Moving Forward

Local leaders from the bi-state area joined more than 350 organizations across the nation today to celebrate Stand Up for Transportation Day. The event was sponsored by the American Public Transportation Association to encourage the federal government to commit to a long-term funding plan for transportation infrastructure. Bi-State Development Agency President and CEO John Nations, Bill Schnell from the St. […]

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Behind the Scenes: Car Wash for MetroLink Trains

One of the comments we receive frequently from out-of-town visitors or new MetroLink passengers is just how clean our light rail trains are.  That’s because our trains are cleaned daily, inside and out. We thought you might enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at our car wash for MetroLink trains so we taped a camera to the train windshield and took video at […]

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Metro to Survey MetroLink Customers Starting April 4

Metro will conduct its annual spring MetroLink Fare Survey, starting Saturday, April 4 and running through Friday, May 1. Data collected each year is used to evaluate how customers use the light rail system and how they pay. Fare surveyors will be positioned at all 37 MetroLink station platform entrances over the course of the survey period, […]

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