News Releases 2016


12/26/16 - Leave the Driving to METRO This New Year's Eve
12/20/16 - Signal Work Finished Early Allowing METRORail Purple Line to Resume Service
12/20/16 - Early Completion of Signal Work Allows METRORail Purple Line Service to Resume
12/16/16 - METRO Christmas and New Year's Schedule
12/14/16 - Trip Planning Just Got Easier with New Upgrades to METRO's TRIP App
12/8/16 - Bus Bridge Will Serve Purple Line Riders As Signal Work Resumes
12/8/16 - Bus Bridge Will Serve Green Line Riders As Signal Work Resumes
11/29/16 - METRO Powers Up with Battery-Electric Bus
11/28/16 - Press Conference: METRO Unveils and Demos Electric Bus
11/25/16 - Sewer System Work Prompts Red Line Service Changes Next Week
11/25/16 - Press Conference: METRO Unveils and Demos Electric Bus
11/18/16 - METRO Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
11/17/16 - Early Completion of Signal Work Allows METRORail Green Line Service to Resume
11/10/16 - Signal Improvements Prompt Partial Closure on METRORail Green Line
11/9/16 - METRO Celebrates Veterans Day with Free Rides
11/7/16 - Early Completion of Signal Work Allows Rail Service to Resume
11/3/16 - METRO Adds New Features to Q Mobile Ticketing App
11/2/16 - Signal Improvements Prompt Partial Closure on METRORail Purple and Green Line
11/2/16 - Signal Improvements Prompt Partial Closure on METRORail Red Line
10/28/16 - 100 Days to Kick Off: METRO Ready to Roll for Super Bowl
10/24/16 - HRT Prepared to Replace Faulty METRORail Axle Counters
10/20/16 - Track Improvements Prompt Rail Closures on METRO Green and Purple Lines
10/18/16 - Get on Board to Vote! METRO Offers Rides to Polls at No Charge
10/3/16 - Emergency Passenger Assistance a Tap Away on METRORail
9/30/16 - Road Repairs Prompt Rail Closures on METRO Green and Purple Lines
9/30/16 - Real Riders Share Their METRO Stories
9/1/16 - Help METRO Name a Rail Station
8/31/16 - METRO Labor Day Schedule
8/23/16 - METRO K9’s Reno, Hank, Alex, Aimy, River, Jesy, & Soptik Have Received Body Armor
8/16/16 - Ten Milestones Since METRO's New Bus Network
8/15/16 - 1 Ridership Rises: Growth on METRO's New Network Record Setting
8/14/16 - 2 METRO Focusing on Customers to Take Transit to the Next Level
8/13/16 - 3 Going Mobile: How Q Mobile Ticketing is Changing the Transit Experience
8/12/16 - Press Conference: Numbers Reveal New Bus Network's Success
8/12/16 - 4 METRO's Tech Revolution
8/12/16 - 5 Making the New Bus Network Better - Updated
8/10/16 - 6 METRO Leads the Way on System Overhaul
8/9/16 - Scheduled Rail Service Interruption
8/9/16 - 7 Look Who's Hiring. How METRO's New Bus Network Created New Jobs.
8/8/16 - Press Conference: Discounted HOT lanes for Qualified Disabled Veterans
8/8/16 - 8 METRO Continues to Connect More Riders to More Destinations
8/7/16 - 9 METRO Rider Experience Transforms With New Bus Network
8/6/16 - 10 METRO's Transportation Network Keeps Riders Moving 7 Days A Week With Weekend Bus Service Expansion
8/2/16 - New Hours for METRO's Customer Care Center Begin Aug. 7
8/1/16 - Commute Solutions Month Offers Perfect Opportunity to Join a METRO Vanpool
7/28/16 - Convenient Shuttle Ride to Harris County Public Auction
7/19/16 - New METRO App Better Connects Customers With Services
7/18/16 - UPDATED Rider Alert: METRORail Service Interruption
7/8/16 - I-45 Ramp Closures To Cause METRO Bus Route Schedule Delays
6/30/16 - New 38 Manchester/ Lawndale Route Ready to Open
6/28/16 - METRO to Run Holiday Schedule on 4th of July - Updated Monday Hours
6/27/16 - METRO to Run on Holiday Schedule for 4th of July
6/24/16 - Weekend METRORail Service Interruption
6/20/16 - Soccer Fans Encouraged to Take METRO to Copa
6/15/16 - METRO Gears Up for Dump the Pump Day on Thursday
6/10/16 - Track Work Necessitates METRORail Service Adjustments - Updated with Sunday Time
6/10/16 - Construction Update: Direct Access to Harrisburg Businesses Begins Sunday
6/10/16 - Track Work Necessitates METRORail Service Adjustments
6/3/16 - METRO Summer Service Updates Start June 5th
5/23/16 - METRO's Memorial Day Holiday Schedule
5/13/16 - Copa America Trophy Rides The Rail
5/13/16 - Graffiti Suspects Caught On Surveillance Camera
5/9/16 - Reno, Hank, Alex, Aimy, River, Jesy, & Soptik to Receive Bullet and Stab Protective Vests
4/29/16 - METRO Board Approves Body Cameras
4/20/16 - METRO Supports Flood Recovery Efforts
4/19/16 - METRO Services to Resume In Wake of Disastrous Flooding
4/18/16 - All Monday METRO Service Cancelled Due to Unsafe Conditions
4/18/16 - All METRO Transit Services Suspended Until Safe Conditions Return
4/18/16 - METRO Services Suspended Due to Catastrophic Weather and Flooding
4/8/16 - METRO Veterans Pass (MVP) Program Launch Event
4/7/16 - New METRO Board Chair and Members Take Oath
4/6/16 - METRO is a Slam Dunk for NCAA Final Four Fans
3/31/16 - Make METRO Part of Your NCAA Final Four Game Plan
3/23/16 - METRO Board Honors Disabled Service Members with Free Service
3/23/16 - METRO Welcomes New Board Chair and Members
3/21/16 - Unpaid Tolls? METRO Giving Drivers Opportunity to Pay Their Tab
3/17/16 - METRO Takes Action to Improve Access for Visually Impaired Riders
3/8/16 - Local Transit Expected to be Impacted by Severe Weather System
3/8/16 - Detours Scheduled for Harrisburg Overpass Construction
3/7/16 - METRO Prepares for Spring Break Traffic
2/29/16 - METRO Helps Transition a Texas Tradition
2/29/16 - METRO's New Mobile Q-Ticketing App Is a "Smart" Way to Ride
2/26/16 - Super Tuesday Voters Ride Free to the Polls
2/25/16 - Press Event: METRO Q Mobile Ticketing App Unveiling
2/25/16 - METRO Offers Hassle-Free Rodeo Parking and Express Service
2/18/16 - METRORail Service Supplemented by Buses During Scheduled Interruption
2/16/16 - METRO Has Free Rides for Houston-area Primary Voters
1/29/16 - Take METRO to the Harris County Public Delinquent Tax Auction
1/25/16 - A Breath of Fresh Air, METRO to Unveil its Next Generation of Buses
1/22/16 - You Spoke, METRO Listened and Tweaks are Coming
1/12/16 - METRO Operating Usual Weekday Schedule for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
1/8/16 - METRO to Implement Route & Schedule Modifications