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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Rail Safety Videos Featuring Trax

Rail Safety Videos

Learn about rail safety with this fun series of videos featuring Trax, the New Mexico Rail Runner Express mascot.


The Videos

Each short video offers a different message about being safe on or around railroad tracks. 

Click on a video to vi...


Metro Spotlight
Posted on: October 14, 2020

Bus Updates and Safety Measures

Rio Metro Bus Updates

In accordance with the statewide stay-at-home order asking residents to remain in their houses to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Rio Metro bus service in Sandoval and Valencia Counties has taken measures to ensure that those who need public transit m...


Metro Spotlight
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...


Metro Spotlight
Posted on: July 29, 2020

New Activity Sheets for Kids

Rio Metro Activity Sheets

Across the country, kids have been home for months, and the start of the school year may be a virtual experience for many. If you’re a parent or a teacher looking for fun and educational resources for the kids, Rio Metro’s new rail safety activity sheets ...


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