Posts By: Lisa Cagle

Volunteers Needed for Loop Trolley trainings

The Loop Trolley Company is running emergency preparedness training for operators of the Loop Trolley, and seeks volunteers for the training exercises. Volunteers are sought for three Loop Trolley emergency preparedness exercises on the following dates: Saturday, October 21, 2017 Sunday, October 22, 2017 Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Each event starts at 7:45 a.m., and each… Read more »

Downtown Multimodal Study wants Your Feedback!

Join the City of St. Louis in discussion about the future of the Downtown transportation system! The City of St. Louis is currently conducting a Downtown Multimodal Study to develop a plan for Downtown St. Louis that supports a well-connected, robust multimodal transportation system, for all users, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit users, motorists, and commercial… Read more »

Join CMT at MetroQuest 2017!

Generation Listen STL, the young friends group of St. Louis Public Radio, will host their 6th annual MetroQuest event next month on Saturday, September 16. MetroQuest is part scavenger hunt, part pub crawl, and part St. Louis city trivia competition — all on foot or MetroBus. Citizens for Modern Transit continues its sponsorship of this event… Read more »

ReImagine MetroBus with an online game!

Metro St. Louis needs your help with their newest project, Metro ReImagined. The project will be a comprehensive analysis of MetroBus service that takes a look at where people travel, why people travel, and how people travel. The Metro ReImagined project will take place over 15 months and is broken up into four different parts:… Read more »

Fall Ten Toe Express Session Just Around the Corner!

The Fall 2017 Ten Toe Express session will kick off on Thursday, September 7 with a special behind-the-scenes tour of Metro’s new Civic Center Transit Center building at the Civic Center MetroLink Station. Register for the Fall 2017 session online! CMT’s Ten Toe Express program is sponsored by AARP St. Louis, and will include several… Read more »

Fall Ten Toe Express registration now open!

Created to inspire St. Louis area seniors, as well as any other interested individuals, to see how easy it is to integrate walking with public transit use to get around town, the CMT Ten Toe Express Walk Program also promotes the health and well-being benefits of transit commuting. The 2017 Fall session gets underway on… Read more »

Annual Great Race next week; team updates announced!

The date is set, the teams are selected and St. Louis media is on board to help promote some of the most viable transportation options offered in the region through this year’s Great Race hosted by CMT and AARP St. Louis. Join us next Wednesday afternoon, June 14 at the historic Wabash Station on Delmar… Read more »

Regional Sustainability Summit, April 5, 2017

The St. Louis region has, in general, a robust foundation for sustainability: a collectively developed regional sustainability plan (OneSTL), a thorough City of St. Louis Sustainability Plan, and a multitude of initiatives dedicated to making St. Louis a more sustainable and resilient place. The OneSTL Sustainabilty Summit: “Setting Targets for our Shared Future”,  to be… Read more »

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Spring Ten Toe Express schedule filled with Special Walks

The Ten Toe Express program kicks off its 11th year next month, and we’ve got several special walks already on the books for program participants! The Spring 2017 Ten Toes Express session – sponsored by AARP St. Louis and CMT — will kick off on Thursday, April 6, 2017 with a special walking tour of the… Read more »

Calling All Transit Lovers!

CMT’s Transit Crush: South City Bus “Crawl” is this Thursday evening, February 14, and we’re super excited about it! Are you looking for something fun to do tomorrow night? Did you miss having a Valentines Day date with your crush or longtime plus one? Do you just want to learn more about what’s happening around… Read more »

Transit Crush 2017 – Fall in Love with South City Neighborhoods!

Forget the old “dinner and flowers” routine this February 14. Are you looking for a few ideas to set your Valentine’s Day apart from the rest? Get on board with Citizens for Modern Transit and explore what South City has to offer — via MetroBus! CMT, in partnership with local businesses, is organizing a Valentine’s  South… Read more »

Save the Date! OneSTL Sustainability Summit – April 5, 2017

The St. Louis region will host its first ever OneSTL Sustainability Summit in 2017. The 2017 Sustainability Summit is a collaborative effort by many organizations and businesses, local governments, academic institutions, and non-profits across the region — including Citizens for Modern Transit. The summit will be held at the Eric P. Newman Center at Washington University on… Read more »

CMT Introduces Zimride by Enterprise to the St. Louis Region

  New Ridesharing Program Aims to Benefit  Transit Users Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT) launches Zimride by Enterprise this month, a service of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, in the St. Louis area. The online ride-matching service connects drivers and passengers with similar commutes. CMT will be working in partnership with Enterprise to administer this free program, which can benefit… Read more »

CMT welcomes new team members

CMT is happy to welcome two new members to the CMT team. Meredith Muehler and Sara Feagans, both natives to the St. Louis region, join CMT this fall.   Meredith Muehler joined CMT in August as Program Assistant. Muehler comes to CMT from teaching fourth grade in the Lindbergh School District. While she admits that she… Read more »