Design Consultant selected for Summer Riding Program in IL

Bauerhaus Design, Inc. was selected for the 2021 MetroBikeLink  Summer Riding campaign.  Bauerhaus was selected from a pool of six proposals – evaluated based on the following established criteria: Qualifications of person/firm conducting the work Proposal Quality Product samples – samples provided and/or on firm website need to be relevant to work being asked to …

Read More
May 5

St. Clair County Transit District to Offer Its Flyer Service in Belleville Beginning May 17

To help meet the changing needs of its customer base, the St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) will begin offering the SCCTD Flyer service in Belleville beginning May 17. The service will replace the fixed route #17 MetroBus (Carlyle Plaza – 17th Street), which is being discontinued on June 14 as part of planned route …

Read More
May 3

Federal Mask Mandate on Transit Extended through September 13, 2021

On January 21, 2021, President Biden signed an executive order directing federal agencies to “require masks to be worn in compliance with CDC guidelines” in various modes of transportation, including public transportation.  Today, this order was extended through September 13, 2021. Security Directive (SD) 1582/84-21-01A applies to passenger railroads, intercity bus services, and public transportation. The order …

Read More
Apr 30

St. Clair County Transit District Approves Final Design Concept for the “Transit Stop Transformation” Project At Emerson Park Transit Center

After getting input from transit riders, area residents, elected officials and stakeholders through a series of virtual Design Workshops, surveys and community events, the St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD), has approved a finalized design concept for the “Transit Stop Transformation Project” at the Emerson Park Transit Center. The project, being completed in conjunction with …

Read More
Apr 23

Free COVID-19 Tests Available at Emerson Park & Belleville Transit Centers Through April 30

The State of Illinois will continue to offer free COVID-19 tests through the end of April at mobile COVID-19 testing sites at the Emerson Park and Belleville Transit Centers in St. Clair County. Anyone can receive a free COVID-19 test on the following days and times; you do not have to be an Illinois resident …

Read More
Apr 19

RFP Released for Graphic Design for Summer Riding Program

St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) in partnership with Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT) is seeking a consultant to assist in the creation of a comprehensive marketing campaign on the SCCTD Summer Riding Program in St. Clair County, IL to build and promote ridership on the MetroBikeLink System and connecting transit system.  Key messaging will …

Read More
Apr 1

SCCTD Postpones Red Bird Express for 2021 Season Due to Pandemic

Due to the ongoing challenges of the pandemic, the St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) Board of Trustees has decided to postpone the start of the 2021 Red Bird Express service. The popularity of the Red Bird Express for St. Louis Cardinals’ home games makes social distancing impossible.  MetroLink is a great option for those …

Read More
Mar 23

St. Clair County Transit District Receives $200,000 grant for Phase III of the Old Collinsville Road Bike and Pedestrian Trail

The St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) has been selected to receive $200,000 in state funds through the Illinois Bicycle Path Grant Program which was announced yesterday by State Senator Rachelle Crowe (D-Glen Carbon). This grant will be used to construct Phase III of the Old Collinsville Road Trail, from Lebanon Avenue to Munie Road …

Read More
Mar 18

St. Clair County Transit District Approves Design and Construction of St. Ellen Park Trail Connector

The St Clair County Transit District approved the design and construction of the St. Ellen Park Trail at its March 16 Board of Trustees meeting.  The project will consist of a 10 foot wide paved path beginning at Old Collinsville Road to St. Ellen Park.  St. Ellen Park is a 200 acre St. Clair County …

Read More
Mar 18

Request for Proposals for Campaign on SCCTD Flyer Serving Belleville in St. Clair County, Illinois

Partnership between Citizens for Modern Transit and St. Clair County Transit District Citizens for Modern Transit (“CMT”) in partnership with the St. Clair County Transit District is seeking a consultant to assist in the creation of a comprehensive marketing campaign on the SCCTD Flyer serving Belleville in St. Clair County, IL to build and promote …

Read More
Mar 17

State of Illinois Adds New COVID-19 Testing Location in Metro East and Additional Testing Dates at Emerson Park Transit Center   

The State of Illinois is expanding the number and locations of free mobile COVID-19 testing sites at Metro Transit Centers in St. Clair County. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) initially scheduled mobile COVID-19 testing at the Emerson Park Transit Center in East St. Louis for every Wednesday in March, starting on March 10. …

Read More
Mar 12
1 2 3 20