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Transit Funding tops list of CMT’s 2021 Policy Agenda

  Transit funding, regional transit priorities and safety top the list of CMT’s  2021 Policy Agenda . In addition, Missouri transit is delivering $3.6 billion in economic activity each year.  Transit is delivering in Missouri despite the distinct lack of funding. But, the impact could be bigger, better and more profound.   Any increase in investment by … Continued

CMT Selects Graphic Designer for 2020 Winter Campaign

CMT has selected Leslie Neese for the 2020 Toasty on Transit Campaign. Leslie Neese was selected from a pool of five proposals – evaluated based on the following established criteria: Qualifications of person/firm conducting the work Proposal Quality Product samples – samples provided and/or on firm website need to be relevant to work being asked … Continued

FUN SOCKS TO BE DISTRIBUTED AT SELECT TRANSIT CENTERS DECEMBER 21

Appreciation Event will also Kick-off a Winter-Long Effort Aimed at Providing New Winter Gear Items to Transit Riders as Needs are Identified on the System To help commuters stay toasty on transit this winter – while sharing a little holiday cheer – Citizens for Modern Transit, Metro Transit, St. Clair County Transit District, Bureau of … Continued

Consider Transit & CMT on Giving Tuesday on Dec. 1, 2020

While we continue to navigate the changes to daily life amidst COVID-19, one thing is unchanged – public transit access remains essential. Local transit agencies are working tirelessly to provide as much service as possible while also focusing on keeping operators and passengers safe. They are delivering essential personnel like healthcare workers and first responders … Continued

Make Sure You Are Covered with GRH and a Mask!

As part of its ongoing commitment to the health and safety of transit riders and operators, Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT), Metro Transit, St. Clair County Transit District, MetroLink Police Officers and Metro Transit Public Safety handed out free face masks at select transit centers on November 9th. Roughly 1500 face masks were distributed to … Continued

CITIZENS FOR MODERN TRANSIT TO HOST NEXT “TALKING TRANSIT” EVENT ON DEC. 4

Discussion to Address Importance of Fostering Equitable and Sustainable Transit-Oriented Development Citizens for Modern Transit, in partnership with ULI St. Louis and St. Louis REALTORS®, has announced plans for its next virtual “Talking Transit” event, which is set for Friday, Dec. 4 at 8:30 a.m. via ZOOM. The event will highlight the development currently underway … Continued

RFQ Released for Design Collaborator for Emerson Park Transit Project

Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT), St. Clair County Transit District, and   AARP St. Louis are working to activate the space around the MetroBus area at the Emerson Park MetroLink Station in East St. Louis. This joint initiative, known as the “Transit Stop Transformation Project,” will transform the area between the MetroBus boarding area and the … Continued

2020 St. Louis Transit Security Survey – Weigh In Now

Over the last year there have been many new security measures put in place on the St. Louis transit system.  Please weigh in with your thoughts on how you think transit security has been impacted over the last year by filling out the survey below.  Thank you for your time and your feedback.   Create … Continued

CMT Releases RFP for Graphic Design

Citizens for Modern Transit (“CMT”) is seeking a graphic design consultant to assist CMT with the campaign for CMT’s Toasty on Transit event and education program to promote ridership on the transit system during the winter months.  The goal will be to increase ridership on the system during the winter and the benefits of transit … Continued


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