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Posted on: July 15, 2021

New Facility to House Bus Operations

Valencia County Transit Facility Admin Building Rendering

Design is well underway for the Valencia County Transit Facility, the soon-to-be home of Rio Metro’s bus services in the county. Read this month's blog post to learn more about the location, use, and design of the building.

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Celebrating 15 Years of Service

Rail Runner 15 Year Anniversary

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express began commuter rail service on July 14, 2006. Learn fun facts about the train, read messages from staff and members of the community, get a glimpse of rail memorabilia, and read the special edition of Express Magazine.

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Passenger Service Returns to Full Schedule

Rail Runner Resumes Full Service

The New Mexico Rail Runner Express resumed its full pre-COVID schedule on Monday, May 24, 2021. The Rail Runner reopened for limited passenger service just two months ago after nearly a year-long suspension due to the pandemic. The full schedule includes ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2021

Rio Metro Bus Service Updates

Rio Metro Bus Updates

Rio Metro bus service in Sandoval and Valencia Counties has taken measures to ensure that those who need public transit most, will continue to be able to access it. 

In an effort to ensure the safety of employees, contractors and riders of Rio Met...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Transit Equity: An ABQ Transit Rider's Story

Albuquerque City Bus

Equity refers to the fairness with which impacts (costs and benefits) are distributed. There are many types of equity to consider in public transportation, including accessibility, reliability, affordability, the ability to create good jobs by expanding p...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Safe and Healthy Travel

Safe and Healthy Travels Rio Metro Transit

New Mexico Rail Runner Express

New Mexico Rail Runner Express returns to its full Pre-COVID schedule to include weekend service on May 24, 2021.  Learn More

Train Capacity: Trains are operating at a 50% capacity. Train crews will continuou...

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