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2021 Public Transit Week: April 11-17
March 25, 2021
On Wednesday, March 23rd, Governor Pete Ricketts signed a proclamation […]
Metro announces public transportation enhancement initiative, MetroNEXT
February 25, 2021
Metro announced today MetroNEXT, a […]
Metro installs shelters at ORBT Stops
February 22, 2021
This week, Metro installed upgraded passenger shelters at three ORBT […]
March 25, 2021
Today, Metro Transit announced that the current ORBT free fare period will be extended to early summer. “We’re glad to offer riders more opportunities to experience high quality transit without needing a fare,” said Metro’s CEO, Lauren Cencic. “We’ve seen tremendous […]
February 1, 2021
Effective Monday, February 1st at 11:59 p.m., face coverings must be worn to ride Metro Transit buses and paratransit vans and access Metro facilities. Riders not wearing an appropriate face covering will be denied service. Metro is following requirements from […]
November 6, 2020
OMAHA, Neb – From Sunday, November 15th through Wednesday, November 18th, Metro Transit will introduce various route changes to increase service, expand routes, and coordinate with the launch of its first rapid transit line, ORBT. “By making these service increases […]
November 4, 2020
OMAHA, Neb – Metro Transit saw bus ridership increase almost forty percent during its Bus to Ballot initiative Tuesday. Bus and MOBY paratransit services were fare-free for Election Day to help ensure that transportation was not a barrier to vote. […]
October 28, 2020
Beginning on November 18, Metro will temporarily modify Route 92 to align with the launch of ORBT and respond to changing ridership patterns during the COVID-19 pandemic. Route 92 & COVID-19 Ridership on Route 92 has been down about 90% […]
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