Tag Archives: St. Louis

Take Metro To These Six Labor Day Events

There are a lot of fun events happening this holiday weekend in around St. Louis. In order to avoid road construction, traffic jams and parking challenges, Metro is a great option for getting to some of the big Labor Day weekend events. Big Muddy Blues Festival The annual three-day blues festival brings more than 60,000 people […]

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Take Metro to the One Direction Concert Wednesday

Update: The #40 Broadway, #40X I-55 Express and the #58X Twin Oaks Express are on reroute until midnight due to road closures near the Edward Jones Dome. For more information, access our Rider Alerts page.  One Direction is bringing its Where We Are tour to the Edwards Jones Dome this Wednesday (Aug. 27). If you […]

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Passenger Profile: Travis

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today’s “Passenger Profile”  features Travis. We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. When Travis moved to St. Louis from California in 2012, he moved […]

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Passenger Profile: Matthew

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today, Matthew’s story is our featured “Passenger Profile.”  We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. It took a particularly bad travel experience in Washington, […]

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Passenger Profile: Alex

Thousands of customers depend on Metro transit every day to get to work, to school and other important destinations. Today’s “Passenger Profile”  features Alex. We’re interested in your transit story too. Email me at mrhibbard@metrostlouis.org and we may share your story in a future blog. When Alex moved back to St. Louis in March after living in […]

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Help Paint a MetroBus at PrideFest Sunday

One of the many special activities offered at the St. Louis PrideFest festival this weekend in downtown St. Louis involves painting colorful murals on a MetroBus vehicle on Sunday afternoon. The annual PrideFest event is an opportunity to learn more about equality in the community while enjoying a variety of food, music, entertainment, and other […]

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Metro to Provide Extra Service for Fair Saint Louis

Fair Saint Louis is being held in Forest Park this year, and Metro transit is a great option for fairgoers, workers and volunteers who want to avoid traffic congestion, street closures and parking issues. To accommodate fairgoers, Metro will provide additional MetroLink service on Thursday, July 3; Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5.  MetroLink […]

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Metro to Provide Extra Service for Komen Race for the Cure

Metro transit will provide enhanced MetroLink service Saturday, June 14, from 6 a.m. until noon to accommodate the large crowd of participants and volunteers attending the 2014 Komen St. Louis Race for the Cure in downtown St. Louis. Every year, thousands of participants and volunteers avoid the street closures, traffic jams and parking issues in […]

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Passenger Profile: David

In celebration of our articulated buses going into service this week, we thought we’d do a special Passenger Profile. David Young is an archivist and transportation enthusiast. You’ve seen a number of his photos featured in our Flashback Friday blogs.  To say David has a passion for public transportation is quite the understatement. David moved to […]

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Take A Ride Back In History on the #70 Grand Line

In celebration of our first articulated buses going into service on the #70 Grand Line, we thought we’d take a step back in history, back before Bi-State Development Agency got into the public transit business in 1963, all the way back to when streetcar service began on Sept. 3, 1859. Before we can talk about […]

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