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Posted on: March 11, 2019

March 18 is Transit Driver Appreciation Day

Bus and Train Operator Appreciation Day

Transit drivers don’t have an easy job, they just make it look that way.

For hours on end, your driver manages to keep a schedule, check fares, give directions, announce stops, remember requests and more. All while safely maneuvering an extra-lar...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Seniors Ride Free in 2019

Seniors 62 and Older Ride Free in 2019

Rio Metro is bringing our Seniors Ride Free program back again in 2019! Starting on January 2, seniors age 62+ can ride any New Mexico Rail Runner Express train at no cost every Wednesday through the entire year. This is a great opportunity for residents ...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Los Lunas Flush with Spring Events

King of the Hill Trail Run in Los Lunas

Whether your interest is art, outdoor adventure, trains, or family fun, the Village of Los Lunas has lots to offer both locals and visitors this spring. 

For Art Lovers

For those who enjoy art and history, Ayer, Hoy, Y Mañana –...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: February 20, 2019

Seamless Transportation Connections

Train and Buses Connect

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express is the spine of the transit system in central and northern New Mexico. There are more than 60 bus connections from our stations, allowing you to travel as far north as Taos or as far south as Socorro using public transpo...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: February 21, 2019

New Year, More Bikes!

Pace bike with cyclist

After a tremendous riding season last year, Rio Metro is gearing up to double the Pace ABQ bike share system size and add new features in 2019. 

Here’s a peek at what’s coming soon: 

  • An enhanced locking mechanism
  • New GPS...
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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Pedestrian Improvements at Downtown Bernalillo

Downtown Bernalillo Rail Runner Station

The construction of the new sidewalks, pedestrian crossing, and fencing near the Downtown Bernalillo Rail Runner Station is nearly complete, with the opening scheduled for late March 2019.

Each day, Rail Runner and Amtrak trains traveling at speeds of up t...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

New Year, More Bikes!

Pace bike with cyclist

After a tremendous riding season last year, Rio Metro is gearing up to double the Pace ABQ bike share system size and add new features in 2019. 

Here’s a peek at what’s coming soon: 

  • An enhanced locking mechanism
  • New GPS...
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Learn More About Pace ABQ News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Los Lunas Flush with Spring Events

King of the Hill Trail Run in Los Lunas

Whether your interest is art, outdoor adventure, trains, or family fun, the Village of Los Lunas has lots to offer both locals and visitors this spring. 

For Art Lovers

For those who enjoy art and history, Ayer, Hoy, Y Mañana – Yesterday, Today, an...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Exhibits Examine Consequences of Drugs and Brain Function

Natural History Museum Exhibit

The alarming escalation in opioid, methamphetamine, and illegal drug deaths in New Mexico and throughout the United States has reached epidemic proportions. The New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science will host two separate yet complementary, t...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Seniors Ride Free in 2019

Seniors 62 and Older Ride Free in 2019

Rio Metro is bringing our Seniors Ride Free program back again in 2019! Starting on January 2, seniors age 62+ can ride any New Mexico Rail Runner Express train at no cost every Wednesday through the entire year. This is a great opportunity for residents ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Rio Metro Receives Award from FTA

Woman accepting an award

On  Monday, April 9, 2018, the Rio Metro Regional Transit District  received an award for Excellence in Grant Management from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

The award for Excellence in Grant Management 5307 Program was accepted...

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