CORTEX wants a developer to build a residential tower, is preparing for IKEA and has Sen. McCaskill helping fund a new MetroLink stop.
There’s been no expansion of the MetroLink light-rail system since 2006, but that could change in the near future.
Today at East St. Louis City Hal, the public will have a chance to voice their concerns about a possible MetroLink fare hike.
Metro president and CEO John Nations is in Washington D.C. to lobby on behalf of the American Public Transportation Association.
Metro spokesperson Patti Beck says two coworkers were aboard a train heading west on the Blue Line around 6 a.m. when the physical altercation began.
Extreme cold is affecting the MetroLink system and causing up to 30 minute delays westbound from Grand to Lambert Airport and Grand to Shrewsbury.
Extreme cold is also affecting the MetroLink system and causing serious delays Monday morning.
Icy conditions caused a car to slide into a MetroLink train Friday morning in north St. Louis County.
Metro officials are asking customers to use caution on the platforms, steps, elevators and parking lots because there could be slick spots.
Metro’s Chief Operating Officer for Transit Services, Ray Friem, said there are sensors within the tracks throughout St. Louis that actually tell the train how fast it can be going.