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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Multi Industry Job Fair

Illustration of career oriented items

The New Mexico Workforce Connection and Rio Metro Regional Transit District are once again joining forces to help those looking for work find a career connection during the 5th Annual Your Track to Success Employment Event.

There will be more than 50 parti...


Posted on: July 30, 2019

Late Night Trains for Burning of Zozobra

Giant white puppet

Say good-bye to your gloom on Friday, August 30 during the historic 95th Burning of Zozobra at Fort Marcy Park in Santa Fe! The New Mexico Rail Runner Express will adjust the train schedule to allow people to attend the event. Passengers purchasing their ...


Posted on: June 27, 2019

Los Ranchos Station Expansion and Improvements

Los Ranchos Rail Station Sign

Rio Metro will begin the construction of parking and pedestrian improvements at the Los Ranchos / Journal Center Rail Runner Station in early July. The primary purpose of this project is to increase the parking capacity of the Los Ranchos/Journal Center R...


Posted on: June 26, 2019

Express Magazine Summer 2019

Magazine cover with illustration of a train and people

The Summer 2019 issue of Express Magazine contains fun feature stories, information on events, a rail and bus connections guide, and much more! Click the cover image to read Express. 

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  • Guided Tours Offer Adventure for Locals and Vis...

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 ...