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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Safety Improvements to Track October 22-23

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

Safety improvements to the New Mexico Rail Runner Express track will be taking place this Friday and Saturday, October 22-23, 2021. A portion of the track between the Downtown Albuquerque and Bernalillo County/Sunport Stations will be closed for some trai...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Job Openings

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Pedestrian Safety Tip

Pedestrian Safety Month Hold Hands with Children

October is Pedestrian Safety Month. 

Each week we are sharing a different pedestrian safety tip focused on crossing or walking near railroad tracks.

Week Three Safety Tip:

Hold hands with small children at railroad stations and crossings.

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Lost and Found

Rio Metro Lost and Found

Leave an item on the train or bus? Rio Metro will make every effort to return lost property.

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Meet Deanna Gonzales, Rio Metro Bus Operator

Rio Metro Driver Deanna Gonzales

“I love my job!” That was the first thing Deanna Gonzales said when asked about being a Rio Metro Bus Operator. 

Her enthusiastic statement was followed by, “I take pride in my job every day.” 

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Meet Karen Mullins, Rio Metro Dispatcher

Rio Metro Dispatcher Karen Mullins

“It’s really rewarding. That’s why I like this job,” said Karen Mullins, a Dispatcher in Rio Metro’s Sandoval County office, which provides door-to-door transportation service for seniors and individuals w...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Meet Matthew Wylie, Quality Assurance Coordinator

Matthew Wylie Quality Assurance for Rail Runner

Safety is the number one priority for Rio Metro, and safety is key to every aspect of the job for Matthew Wylie, Quality Assurance Coordinator for the Rio Metro Regional Transit District and New Mexico Rail Runner Express. 

“My first day...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Mandatory Face Coverings on Rio Metro Buses

Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 all Rio Metro passengers are required to wear face coverings in order to board its buses. These measures are being taken in adherence and with respect to the state requirement that face coverings be worn in public. ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Rio Metro Temporarily Eliminates Bus Fares

Bus Fares temporarily eliminated

Effective Tuesday, March 17, Rio Metro Regional Transit District buses and Dial-a-Ride services in Valencia and Sandoval Counties will be fare-free until further notice. 

In response to the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this will reduce ca...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Rio Metro Developing Micromobility Plan

Micromobility

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is evaluating how micromobility services, such as bikeshare, are adapting to national industry trends. The organization is developing a business plan to identify potential opportunities for micromobility service in Grea...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Rio Metro Route 201 Schedule Updates

White Bus

Due to the construction and traffic on US 550 in Bernalillo, Rio Metro is augmenting the current Route 201 bus service to ensure passengers will arrive on time at the Sandoval County / US 550 Rail Runner Station.

  • Effective Monday, January 13, 2020:&nbs...
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