The St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) was created in 1981 under the Illinois Mass Transit District Act. It provides and manages transportation services in 15 townships includig Belleville, Canteen, Caseyville, Centreville, East St. Louis, Engelmann, Lebanon, Mascoutah, O’Fallon, St. Clair, Shiloh Valley, Smithon, Stites, Stookey, and Sugarloaf.

SCCTD Townships We provide transportation services for:

Belleville – Canteen – Caseyville – Centreville – East St. Louis – Engelmann – Lebanon – Mascoutah – O’Fallon – St. Clair – Shiloh Valley – Smithton – Stites – Stookey – Sugarloaf


The SCCTD is a special purpose unit of local government that is empowered to collect a .75 percent sales tax within the townships it operates for the purpose of providing public transportation and connecting facilities like the MetroBikeLink System. St. Clair County’s local investment of $339 million delivers access to a $1 billion transit system including MetroLink, MetroBus, Paratransit Alternative Transportation Service (ATS) and the MetroBikeLink System.

By the Numbers

St. Clair County Transit District
4.8M Rides in Illinois
140 Employers within half mile of MetroLink
12 MetroBus routes
20 Miles of MetroLink track
15 Townships served by ATS, Paratransit Service
31 Miles of MetroBikeLink Trail System
5.5 Miles of Light Rail Track Under Construction