Tag: MetroBus

RELEASE: Transform a MetroBus into a portrait of downtown St. Louis at the ‘Be a Tourist in Your Own Town’ event on May 2

People of all ages are invited to transform a MetroBus into a captivating piece of moving art featuring the iconic symbol of St. Louis: the Gateway Arch. To celebrate the grand opening of the Museum at the Gateway Arch on July 3, Metro Arts in Transit and the Gateway Arch are teaming up for a special Art in Motion bus painting on Wednesday, May 2, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Explore St. Louis […]

RELEASE: Take Metro to GO! St. Louis Marathon and St. Louis Cardinal games this weekend

Runners, race spectators, families and baseball fans will be heading into downtown St. Louis on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 for the GO! St. Louis Marathon and two St. Louis Cardinals games at Busch Stadium. Metro makes it easy to take part in all of the fun without having to deal with traffic jams, street closures, road construction or having to find a place to park. Race participants and sports fans can park […]

RELEASE: New community library program puts books into the hands of Metro Transit riders

Reading materials for people of all ages are now available at four Metro Transit Centers as part of a new partnership which will put surplus library books in the hands of transit riders in North St. Louis County, who do not have the time, access or transportation to get to the library. The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, St. Louis Promise Zone, St. Louis County Library, Bi-State Development and Metro Transit were joined by special […]

RELEASE: New community library program at Metro Transit locations to launch Thursday

St. Louis Promise Zone, St. Louis County Library and Metro Transit will announce the launch of a new program to promote reading and improve the transit experience for Metro riders during a special event on Thursday, March 29. Promise Zone community library boxes are being installed at four transit locations in the region. These boxes will be stocked with reading materials provided by St. Louis County Library, and transit riders will be able to pick […]

RELEASE: Metro Quarterly Service Change Scheduled for March 12

Minor adjustments to eight MetroBus routes will go into effect on March 12 as part of Metro Transit’s quarterly service change. Metro monitors and reviews feedback from riders and operators, and uses this feedback and other trip data to make updates to MetroBus routes and schedules. These service updates improve on-time performance and MetroLink connections, and are a part of Metro’s commitment toward building a better experience for the transit riders throughout the region. Details […]

RELEASE: Metro quarterly service change scheduled for March 12

Metro will make adjustments to eight MetroBus routes on March 12, as part of its quarterly service change. Metro monitors and reviews feedback from riders and operators, and uses this feedback and other trip data to make updates to MetroBus routes and schedules. These service updates improve on-time performance and MetroLink connections, and are a part of Metro’s commitment toward building a better experience for the transit riders throughout the region. Details of the Quarterly […]

RELEASE: 200 MetroBus stops adopted in first year of new program

Metro transit has named the city of Dellwood as its top municipal partner in St. Louis County for the Adopt-A-Stop program. Dellwood has adopted a total of 16 MetroBus stops since the program launched more than a year ago. Dellwood is among the more than 100 organizations and individuals who have adopted and are maintaining 200 MetroBus stops in the City of St. Louis and in St. Louis County. The goal of Adopt-A-Stop is to […]

RELEASE: Metro quarterly service update scheduled for Nov. 27

Minor adjustments to 26 MetroBus routes will go into effect next week on Monday, Nov. 27, as part of Metro’s quarterly service change. This service update will include new bus bay locations for all MetroBus routes serving the Civic Center Transit Center, except for the #4 Natural Bridge. The new bus bay locations will help improve passenger connections and improve on-time performance. The routes affected by the November 27 service change are: #4 Natural Bridge #8 Bates-Morganford #10 […]

Feasibility study of on-site basic health services at MetroLink Stations in underserved areas of St. Louis region released

Findings reveal potential opportunities for launch of mobile health clinics [ST. LOUIS, MO] The Bi-State Development Research Institute finds both a significant need for accessible health care services in targeted areas of North St. Louis County, and opportunities for providers to address those needs through the use of mobile health clinics. The feasibility study conducted by the Research Institute was supported and funded by the Missouri Foundation for Health. It examined the practicality of establishing […]