Tag Archives: St. Louis

Flashback Friday

It’s Flashback Friday time! A westbound train runs on the viaduct across the Mississippi River flatlands, on the east side of the river in East St. Louis in August 1995. Photo courtesy or Jon Bell.

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Dogtown Thursday

The Ancient Order of Hibernians St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held Thursday, March 17, at 12:30 p.m. in the Dogtown neighborhood of St. Louis. The parade begins at the intersection of Tamm and Oakland, and ends at Tamm and Manchester. The #32 ML King – Chouteau, #59 Dogtown and #90 Hampton MetroBus routes will be rerouted for […]

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Go Green and Use Metro to St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day a few days early by kicking off the festivities this weekend. Don’t test your luck with traffic or with trying to find a place to park downtown — take Metro instead. Before you head downtown for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Run this Saturday, March 12, park at one of our free Metro […]

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Metro Installs New Information Desk at Lambert Airport

Metro transit has unveiled a new information desk at the Lambert Airport Terminal 1 MetroLink Station to welcome travelers and visitors to the region. Located in the corridor leading to the station platform, the Metro Transit Information desk makes it easy for passengers to get schedules and details about MetroBus and MetroLink service, and helps our volunteer […]

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Passenger Profile: Gale

Passengers, like Gale, 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.” Gale has been using Metro transit for about 15 years and has no plans […]

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Bi-State Development – Making an Impact for More Than 65 Years

We’re celebrating a special milestone today. On this day in 1950, President Harry S. Truman signed an interstate compact between Missouri and Illinois and formally established the Bi-State Development Agency. Now doing business as Bi-State Development (BSD), our organization is probably best known for operating Metro, the region’s public transportation system. But if you look […]

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Metro Arts In Transit Awarded $56,000 From Regional Arts Commission

Metro Arts In Transit has received two Program Support grants from the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis (RAC) that will be used to maintain and grow multiple Metro transit public art programs. RAC awarded Metro Arts In Transit grants in the amount of $28,000 for fiscal year 2015 (July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016) […]

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Flashback Friday

Today’s photo shows a MetroLink train approaching the Eads Bridge as Fair Saint Louis fireworks explode in the sky on July 4, 2006. Ride Metro to this year’s Fair Saint Louis in Forest Park continuing today and tomorrow at Art Hill. Click here for more details. Have a great Fourth of July weekend!

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Don’t Forget: Ride Metro to Fair Saint Louis

Metro transit makes it easy for everyone to safely and conveniently get to the 2015 Fair Saint Louis celebration in Forest Park on Thursday, July 2, Friday, July 3, and Saturday, July 4. Additional MetroLink service will be provided during the fair, and fairgoers, workers and volunteers can use one of two MetroLink stations to […]

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Save the Date: Take Metro to Fair Saint Louis

With Fair Saint Louis less than three weeks away, it’s not too early to plan ahead and start thinking about how you’ll get to the fair in Forest Park this year. Metro transit is a great option if you are going to the fair, working at the fair or volunteering at the fair July 2 […]

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