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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Rail Safety Week 2020

Rail Safety Week 2020

The Fourth Annual Rail Safety Week is September 21-27, 2020. Rio Metro is joining railroad companies and operators in the U.S., Mexico and Canada in an effort to raise awareness about rail safety education and empower the public to keep themselves safe ne...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Bus Updates and Safety Measures

Rio Metro Bus Service Updates

Mandatory Passenger Face Covering:  Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020 all Rio Metro passengers are required to wear face coverings in order to board its buses. Learn More

In accordance with the statewide stay-at-home order asking residents to remain ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Rail Runner Service Extends Suspension

Rail Service Suspended

New Mexico Rail Runner Express officials continue to work with New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Administration and Task Force to develop COVID-Safe Practices to determine when it is deemed safe to begin Rail Runner service. At this t...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus Information & Service Impacts

coronavirus information

Rio Metro Regional Transit District Status Updates:

Rio Metro Regional Transit District is closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. 

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

New Mexico Rail Runner Express service is suspended. Rail Runner offi...

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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: September 23, 2020

Blog Post: Rail Safety Week Efforts Across NM

Rail Safety Week Blog Post

The Fourth Annual Rail Safety Week is underway! From September 21-27, 2020 Rio Metro is joining railroad companies and operators in the U.S., Mexico and Canada in an effort to raise awareness about rail safety education and empower the public to keep them...

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