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Santo Domingo’s Transit-Oriented Housing Project

On May 25, the Ssanto domingo 1anto Domingo Tribal Housing Authority (SDTHA) broke ground on the Village Housing Project, an affordable housing development that is part of a larger master plan to transform the Pueblo into a rural transit-oriented development. The Village Housing Project is located within walking distance of the New Mexico Rail Runner Express Kewa Station.

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Free Senior Wednesdays are Back!

seniors ride free summer 2016The New Mexico Rail Runner Express is excited to announce that our promotion inviting seniors age 62+ to ride free on Wednesdays is back this summer. From July through September, all Wednesday trains after 8 a.m. will be free for seniors, giving residents and visitors the opportunity to explore locations in Santa Fe and Albuquerque using public transportation.

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Listen to Win Train Passes

train audience capture cropThis July the New Mexico Rail Runner Express is turning 10! We want to thank you, New Mexico, for riding the train. In honor of this transportation milestone we have partnered with local radio stations to give away 2,500 free train passes. Tune in to your favorite station to win tickets!

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Help Us Celebrate 10 Years of Service!

10 year anniv logo smThe New Mexico Rail Runner Express is turning 10 this July! To celebrate a decade of service, Rail Runner employees, along with several of our Smart Business Partners, will have information tables and giveaways at various stations along our corridor from July 18-22. Stop by and pick up some fun anniversary goodies. 

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Special Weekend Trains for the 2016 Balloon Fiesta

balloon fiesta 2015 smAvoid the traffic and parking headaches and take the New Mexico Rail Runner Express to the most colorful event in the world! The New Mexico Rail Runner Express has partnered with the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta to create a special Balloon Fiesta & Rail Pass, which is available for both weekends of the Fiesta.

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Shakespeare on the Rail Returns in June

shakespeare rail 4All the world’s a stage. So said William Shakespeare. And this summer, the New Mexico Rail Runner Express is once again turning into a stage. The ever-popular Shakespeare on the Rail is back this June, with six performances of scenes from the Bard’s plays.

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Rio Metro Assumes Management of Bike Share

bike share smThe Rio Metro Regional Transit District Board of Directors unanimously approved adding BICI, downtown Albuquerque’s pilot bike share program, under their management this spring. Rio Metro will continue the program, and is working on plans to expand beyond the downtown area.

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New Plaza, Amenities for Los Lunas Transportation Center

los lunas transit smBack in February, the Village of Los Lunas began construction at the Los Lunas Transportation Center to make improvements to the surrounding grounds. By mid-summer, residents and people who use the Transportation Center, which is home to the Los Lunas Rail Runner Station and a hub for Rio Metro buses, can expect to see the completed project, which includes new amenities and landscaping.

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Family Friendly Events on Civic Plaza

civic plaza 3Downtown Albuquerque will be hoppin’ again this summer with several free, family friendly events on Civic Plaza. Civic Plaza Presents is bringing their popular food and movie series back to the outdoor venue this season. There will also be some great festivals throughout the summer. Whether you live in Albuquerque or commute to downtown, make sure to check out the schedule and enjoy some live music, local cuisine, craft brews, hilarious flicks and more. Taking the train? Civic Plaza is just a short walk from the Downtown ABQ Rail Runner Station.

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Employee Profile: Meet Sheldon

sheldon trujillo smSheldon Trujillo got maximum value out of an internship he had with the New Mexico Rail Runner Express about six years ago. A year later, an opportunity came up to be full-time, and he is grateful and proud to be part of the Rail Runner team for the past five years.

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Students Take the Train for a Teambuilding Tour

student fieldtrip 2 smOn Saturday, April 9, a group of 19 high school students and their chaperones took the New Mexico Rail Runner Express from downtown Albuquerque to Santa Fe for a unique cultural and educational field trip. The students, who all participate in a program called Upward Bound Math & Science, went on a geocaching leadership and teambuilding tour of the City Different.

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