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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Holiday Service Schedule

Martin Luther King Jr Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 21, 2019

  • New Mexico Rail Runner Express - Sunday Schedule
  • Rio Metro Buses - No Service

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Rail Yards Photography Exhibit

Photo of a window at the Albuquerque Rail Yards

You are probably familiar with Albuquerque's Special Collections Library as home to research collections on Albuquerque and New Mexico history and culture. What may come as a surprise, though, is the fact that the library also offers a variety of other am...

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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: December 26, 2018

ABQ RIDE Retirees Take the Train

ABQ RIDE retirees on the train

Each year, ABQ RIDE hosts a reunion for retired employees. This year’s event featured a fun twist – a ride to Santa Fe on the New Mexico Rail Runner Express! On Monday, December 3, a group of former bus drivers, maintenance staff, and other retired employ...

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Metro Spotlight
Posted on: October 1, 2018

If You See Something, Say Something

If You See Something, Say Something

The Rio Metro Regional Transit District re-launched its “If You See Something, Say Something™” campaign in August 2018. 

This is an ongoing effort led by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security that encourages people...

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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: January 7, 2019

Holiday Service Schedule

Martin Luther King Jr Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 21, 2019

  • New Mexico Rail Runner Express - Sunday Schedule
  • Rio Metro Buses - No Service

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Rail Yards Photography Exhibit

Photo of a window at the Albuquerque Rail Yards

You are probably familiar with Albuquerque's Special Collections Library as home to research collections on Albuquerque and New Mexico history and culture. What may come as a surprise, though, is the fact that the library also offers a variety of other am...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

ABQ RIDE Retirees Take the Train

ABQ RIDE retirees on the train

Each year, ABQ RIDE hosts a reunion for retired employees. This year’s event featured a fun twist – a ride to Santa Fe on the New Mexico Rail Runner Express! On Monday, December 3, a group of former bus drivers, maintenance staff, and other retired employ...

Read more...

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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: October 29, 2018

Construction at the Downtown Bernalillo Station

Downtown Bernalillo Rail Runner Station

The Downtown Bernalillo Rail Runner Station will soon be a lot more pedestrian friendly, as construction has started on improvements that will add amenities to that station that will make it safer for people to walk and ride their bikes nearby.

“I’m excite...

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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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