Tag Archives: Moving Transit Forward

Find Out About Our Civic Center Transit Center Expansion

Bi-State Development Agency/Metro will host two informational meetings on June 25 focusing on the planned expansion of one of Metro’s busiest transit hubs, the Civic Center Transit Center. Located at 14th and Spruce Streets in downtown St. Louis, the transit center serves MetroLink and 18 MetroBus routes. Metro is restructuring the property to more effectively […]

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Public Meeting Dates Announced for Proposed Metro Fare Increase

We will hold three public information sessions and a public hearing about a proposed fare increase that would go into effect in July 2014. Metro customers can also provide feedback online about three fare increase options. Public Meeting Schedule Tuesday, March 25, 2014                           Thursday, March 27, 2014 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.   […]

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Live Chat Recap: Articulated Buses, Commuter Rail, Service Frequency

Bi-State Development Agency Chief Operating Officer of Transit Services Ray Friem and Chief Transportation of Planning and System Development Jessica Mefford-Miller conducted our monthly live chat on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website at noon yesterday. The hour-long online discussion had no set topic, but instead addressed various topics from MetroBus and MetroLink service frequency to capitol projects […]

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Public Meetings for Bus Rapid Transit Corridor Options Begin September 10

The public is invited to attend four interactive open house style meetings September 10, September 11, September 12, and September 17 for the St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study.  The St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study is an examination of bus-based rapid transit services to better connect people to jobs, schools and all the needs of daily […]

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Metro Transit Passengers to be Interviewed During Final Phase Of Regional On-Board Survey

The final phase of a regional on-board public transit survey by the East-West Gateway Council of Governments is now underway with random Metro transit customers being asked to participate. The purpose of the On-Board Transit Survey is to predict future transportation needs in the region. The Metro transit portion of the regional survey involves two […]

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Participate In Virtual Public Meeting on the St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study

The St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study is now conducting a virtual public meeting to obtain your input on improvements to regional transit service. The Connector Study – led by the Bi-State Development Agency/Metro and their partners East-West Gateway Council of Governments, MoDOT, St. Louis County and the City of St. Louis – seeks to […]

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Learn and Discuss About Transit-Oriented Development At Meetings This Week

Your input on Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) around several MetroLink stations  is needed as part of the St. Louis Regional Transit-Oriented Development Study. The latest round of meetings focusing on TOD around specific Metro Transit Centers, are this week. The meetings will review final plans for select stations and will focus on issues of implementation, and […]

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Chat Live With Metro Transit Wednesday at Noon About Customer Amenities

The first Wednesday of the month is upon us and you have special access to key Metro Transit officials as part of lunchtime Metro Transit Chat Live on stltoday.com. As part of a partnership with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Ray Friem and Jessica Mefford-Miller answer your public transit questions from noon until 1 p.m. live […]

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Metro Announces St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study: First Round of Open Houses Scheduled

Metro invites you to join us on March 28, April 2 and April 5, as we explore new and exciting strategies to improve commutes and expand access to economic opportunities through higher-speed transit service on the region’s highways and major streets with the St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study. The study will identify and advance […]

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Chat Live With Metro Transit Today at Noon About St. Louis Rapid Transit Connector Study

It’s the first Wednesday of the month and you have special access to key Metro Transit officials as part of lunchtime Metro Transit Chat Live on stltoday.com. As part of a partnership with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Ray Friem and Jessica Mefford-Miller answer your public transit questions from noon until 1 p.m. live online. Ray […]

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