News Releases 2017



9/22/17 - Unscheduled Rail Service Interruption on Red, Green and Purple Lines
9/15/17 - Landscape Work Prompts Temporary Rail Service Modification on METRORail Red Line
9/8/17 - Free METRO Rides for Area Students All Month
9/5/17 - METRO Opens the I-45 N. HOV/ HOT Lane & Portion of Popular Route 46 Gessner
9/4/17 - Alert #11 All METRORail, Park & Ride, Most Local Bus Routes in Service
9/4/17 - Alert #10: METRO Puts More Bus Routes in Service, Offers Tips for New Riders
9/3/17 - Alert #9: METRO to Open Most HOV/HOT Lanes While Gearing Up for New Riders
9/2/17 - Alert #8: Additional Bus Routes and Rail Lines Operating
9/1/17 - Alert #7: Additional Bus Routes Operating as Flood Water Recedes
8/31/17 - Alert #6 Service Restored for Parts of METRORail and More Local Bus Routes Beginning Friday
8/30/17 - Alert #5: Update with Additional Routes, Limited METRO Services Resume Thursday
8/30/17 - Alert #5: Limited METRO Services Resume Thursday
8/29/17 - Alert #4: Medically Necessary METROLift Trips Now Available, All Other METRO Services Suspended Through Wednesday
8/28/17 - Alert #3: METRO Operations to Remain Suspended Through Wednesday
8/27/17 - Alert #2: All METRO Service to Remain Suspended Due to Unsafe Road Conditions
8/27/17 - Alert #1: All METRO Service Suspended Due to Unsafe Road Conditions
8/25/17 - METRO Monitoring Weather Conditions, Currently Operating Regular Service
8/25/17 - Early Outbound Park & Ride Trips in Advance of Hurricane Harvey
8/24/17 - METRO Prepares for Harvey's Impact
8/22/17 - Ride and Get a Chance to Win with METRO
8/18/17 - Extended RideStore Hours Help Students Get Back-to-School Basics
8/16/17 - "Go Astros" Shuttle to Improve Afternoon Commutes on Game Day
8/11/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of August 13th
8/11/17 - METRO Gears Up for Back to School
8/10/17 - Updated Schedule for METRORail Weekend Work
8/9/17 - METRORail Improvements Prompt Bus Shuttles On All Three Lines This Weekend
8/4/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of August 6th
7/28/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of July 30th
7/21/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of July 23th
7/14/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of July 16th
7/11/17 - METRORail Improvements Prompt Bus Shuttle on Red Line Beginning Friday
7/7/17 - METRONext Community Open Houses Week of July 9th
6/29/17 - METRO Holiday Schedule And Closures For July 4th
6/26/17 - Media Availability: METRONext Open House Community Meeting Kickoff
6/22/17 - METRO Employees Honored for Four Decades of Perfect Safety
6/22/17 - METRO Wants You to Help Develop New Plan
6/19/17 - Pay Your Fare or Pay a Fine
6/9/17 - Dump the Pump with METRO and Save
6/1/17 - METRORail Improvements Prompt Bus Shuttle on Portions of Rail Lines Tomorrow
5/26/17 - New METRO Policy Offers Suburbs a Clear Path to Transit
5/23/17 - METRORail Improvements Prompt Bus Shuttle on Purple Line Tomorrow
5/22/17 - Free Rides on METRO Connects Students to Summer Fun
5/22/17 - METRO Police Demonstrate How To Play It Safe
5/18/17 - Honoring Our Heroes: METRO Celebrates National Police Week
5/16/17 - METRORail Green and Purple Line Evening Service Resumes
5/11/17 - METRORail Track Improvements Prompt Bus Bridge on Green and Purple Lines This Week
5/4/17 - Improvements Prompt I-45 North HOV/HOT Exit Ramp Closure
4/26/17 - METRO Nationally Recognized for Financial Transparency
3/7/17 - METRO Best Option for All Spring Break Treks Into Town
3/3/17 - METRORail Makes Safety Enhancements
3/2/17 - ROPE A RIDE ON METRO TO RODEOHOUSTON®
3/2/17 - Press Conference: METRORail Safety Improvements
2/24/17 - Houston Woman Magazine Recognizes METRO Board Chair
2/10/17 - METRO's Grand Parkway Parking Garage Opens Monday
2/9/17 - Service Changes Start Sunday Feb. 12
2/5/17 - METRO Ridership Hits New Record with Super Bowl LI Service
2/2/17 - METRO Employees Team Up to Fill 800 Volunteer Shifts
1/31/17 - Early Park & Ride Service for Outbound Trips on Feb. 2 - 3
1/30/17 - Take METRO to GameCity Showcase
1/27/17 - METRO Celebrates Texas Automated Vehicle Proving Ground Designation
1/27/17 - Free Rides on METRORail Monday, Jan. 30 - Wednesday, Feb. 1
1/19/17 - East End Community Event Celebrates Green Line and Harrisburg Bridge Completion
1/18/17 - Meetings Postponed Due to Severe Weather
1/18/17 - METRORail Service Restored, HOV Lanes Closed, Bus Service Delayed Due to Heavy Rainfall
1/18/17 - METRO HOV Lanes, Rail and Bus Services Affected by Severe A.M. Weather
1/12/17 - Early Finish of Signal Work Allows METRORail Red Line Service to Resume
1/11/17 - METRO Offers Normal Weekday Service for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
1/9/17 - METRO Bridges Communities with Green Line Completion
1/4/17 - Bus Bridge To Serve Red Line Riders as Signal Work Resumes