Tag Archives: MetroLink

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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MetroLink Work Scheduled August 3 – 9

MetroLink passengers are encouraged to allow extra time for their commutes next week, especially if they are traveling to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, as the Lambert Airport Terminal #1 MetroLink Station will remain temporarily closed next week due to station rehabilitation work. In addition, MetroLink will operate on a single track to accommodate crews performing […]

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Passenger Profile: Sarah

Passengers, like Sarah, 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. When Sarah was about sixteen years old, her mother wanted to teach her […]

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Metro Opens West Entrance to Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station

Metro will open the west entrance to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station tomorrow, July 29. Passengers will be able to use the stairs and the elevator on the west side of the station to travel between the MetroLink platform and the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station’s free Park-Ride lot. The opening of the west entrance will also provide […]

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Coming Soon: New Pedestrian Access at Brentwood I-64 Station

Construction of a new walkway between the Brentwood I-64 MetroLink Station and the Dierbergs Market at Brentwood Pointe retail center on Eager Road is scheduled to begin Monday, July 27. The new walkway will provide a shorter and more convenient route for Metro transit riders between the Brentwood I-64 Station and Dierbergs Market and other businesses […]

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MetroLink Work Scheduled July 27 – August 2

MetroLink passengers are encouraged to allow extra time for their commutes next week, especially if they are traveling to Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. Station rehabilitation work will require the Lambert Airport Terminal #1 MetroLink Station to temporarily close for two weeks beginning Monday, July 27. In addition, MetroLink will operate on a single track to […]

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Flashback Friday

This photo was shot from 18th Street near the Union Station MetroLink Station looking east toward the soon-to-be built Scottrade Center. It was taken on July 31, 1993, the day MetroLink first opened for service. At the time, MetroLink operated on one line between the North Hanley MetroLink Station and the 5th & Missouri MetroLink Station. […]

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Reminder: Terminal #1 MetroLink Station To Close July 27

Are you using MetroLink to travel to or from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport in the next few weeks? Here’s some information you’ll want to know before you head out. Crews will temporarily close the Lambert Airport Terminal #1 MetroLink Station to perform rehabilitation work. The station will receive new concrete, paint, tactile strips, an upgraded electrical system […]

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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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Sneak Peek: Check Out Design For New MetroLink Station Mural

The design of a new mural to be installed at the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station will be revealed tomorrow, Thursday, July 23, at a special event at the Regional Arts Commission.The local artists who created the mural, Con Christeson and Catharine Magel, will share how the creative process involved community input which helped shape the […]

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