News Releases 2015


12/30/15 - Revisions to METRO Service Schedules for New Year’s Eve and Day
12/28/15 - Let METRO Be Your Designated Driver on New Year's Eve
12/22/15 - METRO HOV/HOT Lanes to Operate on Holiday Schedule
12/17/15 - METRO Christmas and New Year's Schedule
12/17/15 - METRO Unveils New App to Give Patrons Options to Access MPD
12/17/15 - A Gift of Warmth to the Homeless
12/16/15 - METRO Encourages Everyone to Respect the Ride and Operator
12/11/15 - METRO's Adopt-A-School Program Offers Holiday Magic to Kids in Need
12/9/15 - METRO Provides Convenient Rides to Houston National Cemetery for Wreath Ceremony
12/4/15 - Race to the Runoff with Free Rides to the Polls on METRO
12/3/15 - METRO Police's Blue Santa to Spread Holiday Cheer at Local Children's Hospital
12/3/15 - Once Upon A Time... TUTS Characters Hopped on the Red Line
11/23/15 - METRO HOV/HOT Lanes to Operate on Holiday Schedule
11/20/15 - METRO Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
11/19/15 - HOV / HOT Pilot Program Ending After METRO Board Reviews Results
11/19/15 - Changes to METROLift Pay Structure Beginning in New Year
11/19/15 - METRO Fine-Tunes New Bus Network to Increase Customer Satisfaction
11/12/15 - The Flavor of Houston is Just a Light-Rail Ride Away
11/10/15 - Commuters Connect with New METRO Transit Center
11/6/15 - Honoring Our Defenders of Freedom with Free Trips
11/6/15 - Burnett Station Brings Local Bus and Light Rail Together
11/2/15 - Lawsuit Against METRO Dismissed
10/31/15 - Media Alert 2: METRORail Resumes Normal Operations
10/31/15 - Media Alert 1: METRORail Service Suspended
10/29/15 - Free Rides To Polling Stations
10/25/15 - METRO To Operate Normal Schedule Monday
10/24/15 - Torrential Downpour May Cause Service Interruption
10/23/15 - 81 Million Reasons METRO Is on Right Track and Easing Commutes
10/22/15 - METRO Board Votes to Keep Tom Lambert as CEO
10/20/15 - METRO Doubles Grand Parkway Capacity and Announces Plan for New Parking Garage
10/12/15 - Fun, Family, Food and Fierce Competition at 2015 METRO Bus Rodeo
10/9/15 - TV Traffic Reporters Battle for METRO Rodeo Championship
10/6/15 - METRO Gets Top Honor from National Transportation Organization
9/30/15 - Free Paper Transfer Program Extended for Cash-Paying Riders
9/25/15 - METRO Extends HOV/HOT Pilot Program to November, Seeks Public Input
9/18/15 - METRO Gets Top Honor from Texas Comptroller
9/11/15 - METRO, Texas Transportation Institute Seeking Public Comment on Pilot Program
9/10/15 - Vehicle and Pedestrian Crossing in Near Northside Neighborhood Opens
9/1/15 - METRO Labor Day Schedule
8/28/15 - US 290 HOV/HOT Lane closed Saturday Aug. 29, 2015
8/27/15 - METRO Salutes Heroic, Lifesaving Actions of Employees
8/27/15 - Revised Ridership for Uptown Bus Lane Shows Ups, and Downs
8/27/15 - METRO, Transport Workers Union Ratify Three-Year Labor Agreement
8/26/15 - Thousands of Riders Test Drive METRO's New Bus Network
8/20/15 - Student Riders Get Half Price with Student Q-Fare Card
8/19/15 - US 290 HOV/HOT Lane closed for weekend of Aug. 22-23. 2015
8/18/15 - METRO Customers Learn New Bus Routes for Free
8/17/15 - METRO Begins Connecting More People to More Jobs
8/17/15 - METRO's New Bus Network Gets Rolling for Work Week
8/16/15 - METRO Riders Offer Feedback About New Bus Network
8/15/15 - METRO Begins Seamless Seven Day Service with Improved Routes
8/14/15 - Bagged Signs Revealed for New Bus Network
8/14/15 - METRO Prepares to Link More People to More Destinations
8/13/15 - METRO'S Trailblazing New Routes Get Rolling in Just Hours
8/12/15 - METRO Prepares to Link More People to More Destinations
8/11/15 - METRO Sells Bonds-Proceeds Purchase Buses
8/10/15 - METRO Has Your Free Ride to City Cooling Centers During Extreme Heat
8/6/15 - Cool Commute Costs and Jump Into a METRO STAR Vanpool During August Celebration
8/5/15 - METRO Board Finalizes Route Changes for New Bus Network
7/31/15 - Heroic METRO Bus Operator Describes House Fire Rescue
7/31/15 - METRO Bus Operator Runs Into Burning Home to Rescue Man
7/28/15 - METRO Changes HOV Lane Hours to Improve Traffic Flow
7/28/15 - METRO Continues Safety Initiative Along Light Rail Lines
7/27/15 - Get Face-to-Face Information About the New Bus Network
7/27/15 - See Tracks, Think Train Public Safety Awareness Campaign
7/23/15 - HOV/HOT Lane Tickets Reviewed After Some Motorists Erroneously Cited
7/23/15 - METRO Share of BP Oil Spill Settlement Announced
7/23/15 - Join METROLift in Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the ADA
7/17/15 - METRO Counts Down to a Whole New Way to Ride
7/10/15 - Police Searching for Parolee Suspect in Connection with Multiple Infractions
6/30/15 - 90-Day Pilot Program Will Provide Paper Transfers to Riders
6/30/15 - METRO Adjusts Schedule for Independence Day Holiday
6/26/15 - METRO to Provide Bus Bridge During Scheduled Rail Service Interruption
6/26/15 - Aggravated Robbery Suspect Arrested and Charged by METRO Police
6/25/15 - New Bus Network Gets Green Light to Roll Out August 16
6/25/15 - Community's Help Requested In Identifying Person Of Interest In Robbery
6/24/15 - METRO Gets Top Honors from National Transportation Organization
6/23/15 - No Charge to Ride Local METRO as the Agency Begins New Bus Network
6/18/15 - METRO Pilot Program to Extend Operational Hours of HOV/HOT Lanes
6/17/15 - Dump the Pump and Ride METRO
6/16/15 - METROLift Transit Service Continues But Weather May Affect Service Later Today
6/16/15 - METRO Service to Continue Normal Schedule Tuesday
6/15/15 - Severe Weather Could Prompt METRO Service Changes
6/3/15 - Public Hearing on Proposed New Bus Network Service Changes
5/29/15 - METRORail Fest 2015 Photo Album Showcases a Day of Fun and Free Activities
5/28/15 - New Members Join METRO Board of Directors
5/27/15 - Public Hearing on Proposed New Bus Network Service Changes
5/26/15 - Alert 4: Update on Rail schedule
5/26/15 - Alert 4: Some METRO Bus and Rail Service Restored
5/26/15 - Alert 3: Some METRO Bus and Rail Service Restored
5/26/15 - Alert 2: METRO Bus, Rail Service Suspended and HOV/HOT Lanes Closed
5/26/15 - METRO Bus, Rail Service Suspended This Morning
5/23/15 - Grand Celebration Signals METRORail's Two New LInes Open for Business
5/22/15 - All Tickets Distributed for METRORail Fest 2015
5/18/15 - Major Agreement Ushers In A New Era of Cooperation
5/14/15 - Rep. Culberson and METRO Chairman Agreement
5/14/15 - Bikes on METRORail
5/13/15 - METRO Celebrates Police Week
5/11/15 - Introducing METRO's New Bus Network Designed to Provide Better Service
5/11/15 - METRO Celebrates Opening of New Light Rail Lines with Free NE-YO Concert
5/9/15 - METRORail Rider Alert for Saturday, May 9, 2015
5/8/15 - 100 Days to More Service, Better Service, Your Service
5/7/15 - METRORail Rider Alert for Saturday, May 9, 2015
5/6/15 - Texas State Senate unanimously approves new transit legislation
4/28/15 - Pinemont Deal Gets Green Light by METRO Board and Harris County Commissioners
4/17/15 - Media Invited to Get On Board METRO's New Light Rail Lines
4/7/15 - Houston Unites for Better Roads, Bridges and Public Transit
4/7/15 - METRORail Ready to Show Riders the Benjamins
3/18/15 - METROLift Community Meetings Schedule
3/13/15 - METRO and HCC Northline Offering New Spring Break Parking
3/11/15 - East End Harrisburg Overpass Project Celebrates with Groundbreaking
3/6/15 - METRO Transport Workers Union Health and Welfare Trust Review
2/25/15 - METRO Makes Ride to Rodeo Easy
2/16/15 - METRORail Central Station Opens for Service
2/12/15 - Rider Alert: Feb, 13,14,15 & 16, 2015
2/11/15 - METRO Board Gives Transit Reimagining Plan Green Light
2/11/15 - METRO Special Board Meeting Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015
1/22/15 - METRO Scheduled Service Interruption
1/15/15 - METRO Schedule Changes for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Jan. 19, 2015
1/15/15 - METRO Schedule Changes for Weekend Chevron Marathon
1/6/15 - Third Generation METRORail Cars Roll Out Wednesday
1/2/15 - Student Riders Get Half Price with Student Q-Fare Card