Light rail maintenance work scheduled September 8-13 may result in delays for Red Line MetroLink commuters so they are encouraged to allow a little extra time for their trips. To accommodate crews replacing wooden rail ties, MetroLink will operate on a single track at the North Hanley, UMSL North and UMSL South MetroLink Stations at the following times next week:
Red Line passengers may experience delays of 5 to 10 minutes during the single-track operation. Blue Line MetroLink service will not be impacted. Updates on MetroLink operations can be found at www.metrostlouis.org in the Rider Alert section.
Metro is the operator of the St. Louis region’s public transportation system, which includes the 87 vehicle, 46-mile MetroLink light rail system; 391 MetroBus vehicle fleet that operates on 77 MetroBus routes in Missouri and Illinois; and Metro Call-A-Ride, a paratransit fleet of 120 vans. Metro is an enterprise of Bi-State Development (BSD), which also owns and operates St. Louis Downtown Airport and its surrounding industrial business park; the Gateway Arch Riverboats, as well as operates the Gateway Arch Revenue Collections Center and Gateway Arch trams. BSD also operates the Bi-State Development Research Institute and the Regional Freight District.