Tag Archives: St. Louis

Metro Offers Special Pass for 2015 NCAA Wrestling Championships

Metro transit has partnered with the NCAA to offer the 2015 Division I Wrestling Championships MetroPass for fans attending the championships this year at the Scottrade Center. For $23.50, the special MetroPass provides unlimited rides on MetroLink, MetroBus and the #99 Downtown Trolley from March 18 to March 22. The MetroPass gives fans a great way to get […]

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New Look for St. Louis Downtown Airport Website

If you haven’t seen the new website for St. Louis Downtown Airport yet, you should check it out. It has a fresh, new design that is mobile friendly and easier to navigate. “Our old site contained useful information, but it wasn’t customized to meet the needs of our pilots or other stakeholders,” said Erick Dahl, St. Louis Downtown Airport Director. “This new […]

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Bi-State Development Agency to Relocate Headquarters

Following an extensive search, the Bi-State Development Agency (BSDA) is excited to announce the relocation of its headquarters to the Metropolitan Square Building at 211 North Broadway in downtown St. Louis. The move is planned for summer 2015. Since 1982, BSDA has occupied space at 707 North 1st Street, which currently serves as the agency’s […]

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Holiday Music: Vashon High School, Retro Boogie, & Honeyvox Perform

Need some holiday cheer? You’ll have three opportunities this week to enjoy live music Metro style. The Vashon High School Drum Line and Pep Band will perform a 30-minute concert at 5 p.m. today (Dec. 11) at the Grand MetroLink Station. The performance in the Scott Avenue Transit Plaza area is free to the public. This Saturday, Dec. […]

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MetroLink Reaches 100 Million Milestone

The  Bi-State Development Agency acknowledged an impressive MetroLink milestone during this morning’s Board of Commissioners meeting. A group of current and former employees, who operated our system from the beginning, attended this morning’s meeting. The City of St. Louis, St. Clair County, and St. Louis County honored this MetroLink milestone by providing proclamations. The light […]

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‘WINSday’ Giveaways A Nice Surprise for Lucky MetroBus Riders

You might say the last few months have been quite lucky for some Metro customers who boarded a specially-wrapped MetroBus vehicle. They each received a special gift in honor of a big birthday milestone. To celebrate the City of St. Louis’ 250th birthday, STL250 teamed up with the Missouri Lottery and Metro to surprise MetroBus […]

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Take Metro to the Veterans Day Parade & Events Tomorrow

Veterans Day is Tuesday, November 11, but tomorrow St. Louis will honor all its veterans who have served over the last 250 years during a parade and other special events at the Soldiers Memorial Military Museum. The celebration begins at 10 a.m. with the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America playing patriotic music followed by the Veterans […]

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Take Metro to the St. Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series will return to St. Louis for the fourth time Sunday. Marathon participants and observers who want to bypass street closures, traffic congestion and parking in downtown St. Louis, can park free at any Metro Park-Ride lot in Missouri or Illinois and take MetroLink downtown. The Civic Center, Stadium and […]

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MetroStore Gets A Makeover

If you haven’t walked into our MetroStore lately, you should. We’ve jazzed it up a bit. This year, MetroStore underwent a complete makeover that included repainting the walls with an added splash of color that boasts photos of our MetroBus, MetroLink and Metro Call-A-Ride fleet as well as of major St. Louis attractions. The ticket […]

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Passenger Profile: Christine

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today’s “Passenger Profile”  features Christine. We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. A couple of months ago, Christine experienced her first MetroBus ride and it […]

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