bus http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Missouri GOP hopefuls barnstorm across Show-Me State in a bus http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/missouri-gop-hopefuls-barnstorm-across-show-me-state-bus <p>Most of the Republican nominees for statewide offices in Missouri are <a href="http://www.mogop.org/2012/08/6472/">touring the state together in a bus</a> today and Wednesday.</p><p>The first stop was outside the GOP&rsquo;s campaign office in Jefferson City.&nbsp; Those&nbsp;onboard this morning&nbsp;included Lt. Governor <a href="http://peterkinder.com/">Peter Kinder</a>, who&#39;s seeking a third term in office; Secretary of State&nbsp;hopeful <a href="http://www.shaneschoeller.org/">Shane Schoeller</a>; Attorney General nominee <a href="http://edmartinformissouri.com/">Ed Martin</a>; Congressman<a href="http://www.blaineforcongress.com/"> Blaine Luetkemeyer</a>, whose district will include Jefferson City next year; State Treasurer nominee <a href="http://colemcnary.com/">Cole McNary</a>; and the Republican hoping to oust Democrat <a href="http://jaynixon.com/">Jay Nixon </a>from the Governor&rsquo;s office, <a href="http://www.spenceforgovernor.com/">Dave Spence</a>. Tue, 14 Aug 2012 22:54:57 +0000 Marshall Griffin 4322 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Missouri GOP hopefuls barnstorm across Show-Me State in a bus Metro raises fares http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/metro-raises-fares <p>Metro Transit&rsquo;s governing board voted Friday to increase the cost of passes and transfers starting in July.</p><p>According to Metro&rsquo;s Chief of Planning and System Development, Jessica Mefford-Miller:</p> Fri, 18 May 2012 21:51:41 +0000 Joseph Leahy 3738 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Metro raises fares Bus bridge in effect this weekend on some MetroLink routes http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/bus-bridge-effect-weekend-some-metrolink-routes <p>Construction at the UMSL South station will lengthen some commutes on Metro this weekend by 20-25 minutes.</p><p>MetroLink trains will run on a single track between the Wellston and North Hanley stations on Friday, causing 5-10 minute delays on the Red Line.</p> Wed, 16 May 2012 13:23:35 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3707 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Bus bridge in effect this weekend on some MetroLink routes Hearings this week on Metro fare hike http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/hearings-week-metro-fare-hike <p>Residents can weigh in starting today on proposed fare increases for mass transit in St. Louis.&nbsp;The <a href="http://www.metrostlouis.org/Default.aspx">Metro transit agency </a>is considering three options for raising fares this year &ndash; one would increase only the costs of weekly, monthly and university semester passes; the second would raise the cost of all passes except day passes; and the third would spread the increase to all fares, including buses and Metrolink.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 16 Apr 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Bill Raack 3490 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Hearings this week on Metro fare hike Vandals force cancellation of classes in Collinsville http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/vandals-force-cancellation-classes-collinsville <p>Tires on a majority of the buses that serve the district were flattened overnight.</p> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 14:41:59 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 143 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Vandals force cancellation of classes in Collinsville