Look for MetroBus Changes on November 27

Scheduled for Monday, November 27, 2017, Metro will make a few minor adjustments to more than two dozen MetroBus Routes.  The routes impacted by the service change are listed below: #04 Natural Bridge #08 Bates-Morganford #10 Gravois #11 Chippewa #17 Oakville #19 St. Louis Ave #20 S. Broadway #21 Watson #30 Arsenal #31 Chouteau #32… Read more »

Mobile health screenings coming to STL MetroLink Stations

Bi-State Development is partnering with the St.Louis County Department of Public Health to introduce a new Mobile Health Screening Unit called Links 2 Health.  The new mobile unit debuts December 1, 2017 at the Welston Transit Center located at 6342 Plymouth, St.Louis MO  63133. The Unit will service four Metro Transit Centers in North St.Louis… Read more »

Public Transit is the Right Investment for MO; Deliver the Message on Transportation Day 2018

Citizens for Modern Transit and the Missouri Public Transit Association are teaming up with transit providers, transit advocates, stakeholders and interested citizens from across the state in Jefferson City for Transportation Day 2018 on February 15. Public transit is the right investment for Missouri.The facts demonstrate investment in transit increases access to jobs, education and healthcare; creates development opportunities;… Read more »

Weigh in on importance of TRANSIT to VW Settlement at STL public meeting

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filed a complaint against Volkswagen last year because its vehicles were emitting nitrogen oxides that significantly exceeded compliance levels and violated the Clean Air Act. The German automaker was found guilty and agreed to pay a $14.7 billion settlement and establish an Environmental Mitigation Trust. Over the next 10 years,… Read more »

Shop at Amazon this holiday season while supporting CMT

Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at Smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate to Citizens for Modern Transit.   Now when you shop at smile.amazon.com, Amazon will give 0.5% of your purchase price to your selected charity.  Great way to find what you need and help CMT and transit in St. Louis today. HOW… Read more »

OneSTL Seeking Feedback on Regional Sustainability Goals

OneSTL wants you to share your vision for a more sustainable St. Louis by taking its Regional Sustainable Goals survey. Over the last 3 years, a group of 11 partner organizations has been working together to produce OneSTL, a regional plan for sustainable development.  In addition to the project partners, more than 50 organizations, 200… Read more »

#GivingTuesday #GivingTransit2STL on November 28 with CMT

Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT) is joining #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide on November 28. As you begin putting thought into the charities and causes you seek to support on Tuesday, Nov. 28, please consider a gift to… Read more »

Weigh in on the transit in Northside-Southside corridor

The Northside Southside Study is underway within the City of St. Louis.   Right now, residents have the opportunity to weigh in on what they would like to see, what potential stations they would use and more. “This survey allows residents to view each proposed station, see pictures, and let the study team know which ones… Read more »

Building Support for Transit Bus Replacement in Volkswagen Settlement

Letter to the Editor  CMT Executive Director Kimberly M. Cella The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filed a complaint against Volkswagen last year because its vehicles were emitting nitrogen oxides that significantly exceeded compliance levels and violated the Clean Air Act. The German automaker was found guilty and agreed to pay a $14.7 billion settlement and… Read more »

CMT testifies on behalf of transit at MO Task Force meeting in Oct.

CMT Executive Director Kim Cella and other transit advocates from across the state talked about the importance of transit in Missouri as a part of their testimony to the Missouri 21st Century Transportation Task Force at their statewide meeting in St. Louis on Oct. 18.  The task force, outlined in HCR 47, is charged with… Read more »

Uber, rideshare part of the new vision for area bus system?

Uber, ridershare and new technologies were all a part of the discussion at the CMT Talking Transit event sponsored by the St. Louis Regional Chamber on Oct. 18 on the Metro ReImagined Study underway in St. Louis.  The large-scale, comprehensive study of the MetroBus System in St. Louis began this past spring. According to Metro… Read more »

Special Ten Toe Walk to Springfield being offered in March 2018

The Ten Toe Express is headed to Springfield, MO for a special walk in 2018.  On Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the Ten Toe Express will board a bus to Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium in Springfield Missouri. This event will be led by CMT Ten Toe Walk Leader Mary Fran Balmer. The bus will… Read more »