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Metro Workers Take Their Contract Quest To Commuters

Union workers at Metro, the local transit agency, are meeting and greeting commuters this morning to call attention to their quest for a new contract.

08/25/2014

Photo taken before crowds enter Fair St. Louis grounds at Forest Park on July 5, 2014 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Fair St. Louis Embracing Forest Park Fit

Organizers say they couldn’t be happier with how 4th of July went at temporary home

07/05/2014

Photo: Brett Blume/KMOX

Metro’s ‘Bendy’ Buses Hit the Road

Metro president John Nations says each “articulated” bus is 60 feet long with 54 seats and a lot more room for standing.

06/06/2014

Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume

Groups Tout Pedestrian, Biker Safety as Temperatures Rise

Warmer weather is here and more bikers, joggers and walkers are going to be out and about—as well as kids on summer break.

05/01/2014

Photo courtesy of Flickr, Metro St. Louis

Metro Bus Drivers Back to Work

Metro bus drivers reported to work on time this morning and officials with the transit company say everything is running smoothly.

04/08/2014

Photo: KMOX

Metro President Lobbies for Increased Federal Funding for Public Transit

Metro president and CEO John Nations is in Washington D.C. to lobby on behalf of the American Public Transportation Association.

03/10/2014

Metrolink and Metro bus near Union Station (KMOX/Killeen)

Fight Aboard MetroLink Train Raises Questions About Security

“You had elderly people moving as fast as they could to get away, you had young children sitting nearby that were being protected by their mothers.”

11/06/2013

Photo: KMOX

Metro, Transit Union to Resume Talks This Week

“One of us has to bend,” Amalgamated Transit Union Local 788 President Mike Breihan said. “I’m willing to bend a little bit if they’re willing to bend a little bit. We both have to give a little bit.”

09/09/2013

Photo: KMOX

Metro Transit Union Says No Strike 4th of July Week

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The transit union representing drivers for Metro buses and Metrolink trains says it has no plans to strike over the 4th of July week. Amalgamated Transit Union Local 788 Representative Darrell Pulliam says despite […]

06/28/2013

Photo: KMOX

St. Louis County Will Loan $400 M To Metro Transit

There is $400 million that St. Louis County has collected from the Proposition A transit sales tax which hasn’t been needed for operations and, instead, has been saved.

05/22/2013

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