Tag Archives: MetroLink

National Campaign Takes New Approach to Safety Around Railroad Tracks

Every day, people are killed while trespassing on railroad tracks in the United States. Operation Lifesaver wants to do something to change that and Metro transit supports its efforts. The nonprofit organization founded in 1972 and dedicated to rail safety public education, kicked off its new national See Tracks? Think Train! campaign this month. Operation […]

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Passenger Profile: Sheryll

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We are going to share some of their transit stories as part of a new feature called “Passenger Profile.”  We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled April 21-27

Evening maintenance work is scheduled on the MetroLink system Monday through Friday (April 21-25) and Sunday (April 27), and some passengers will need to plan ahead and arrive early at three Blue Line stations to accommodate early MetroLink departures. The affected areas of the MetroLink system are: Maplewood-Manchester Station Sunnen Station Shrewsbury-Lansdowne I-44 Station MetroLink […]

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Artwork Dedicated at UMSL South MetroLink Station

Public artwork created by St. Louis artist Catharine Magel was dedicated this morning at our UMSL South MetroLink Station during a special event that also kicked off the University Square development project. Bi-State Development Agency/Metro President and CEO John Nations, Federal Transit Administration Region 7 Administrator Mokhtee Ahmad, Bi-State Development Agency Board of Commissioners Chairman David Dietzel, University […]

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Smart Card Testing to Begin on MetroLink This Summer

Metro’s transition to a new smart card fare collection system is moving forward.   The hardware for MetroBus was installed last year.  More recently, Metro has installed smart card-ready equipment along the MetroLink alignment. Beginning this summer, you could be one of the region’s smart card pioneers, testing the system and getting it ready for use […]

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Passenger Profile: Emma

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We are going to share some of their transit stories as part of a new feature called “Passenger Profile.”  We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled April 14-20

Work is scheduled on the MetroLink system Monday through Sunday (April 14-20), and some passengers may experience short delays in the work zones. The affected areas of the MetroLink system are: Maplewood-Manchester Station Sunnen Station Shrewsbury-Lansdowne I-44 Station Central West End Station MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Maplewood-Manchester and Sunnen Stations […]

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Passenger Profiles: Susan and Linda

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. We are going to share some of their transit stories as part of a new feature called “Passenger Profile.”  We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in […]

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Metro Explains Monday MetroBus Delays

It’s back to business as usual at Metro transit, but the week got off to a rough start on Monday for many of our MetroBus customers. And for that, we apologize. We experienced significant delays on many MetroBus routes due to approximately 100 bus operators out of 572 not reporting to work. Though every one of […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled April 7-13

Work is scheduled on the MetroLink system during the week of April 7 – 13, and some passengers may experience short delays in the work zones. The affected areas of the MetroLink system are: Maplewood-Manchester Station Sunnen Station Shrewsbury-Lansdowne I-44 Station MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Maplewood-Manchester and Sunnen Stations from […]

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