CENTRAL WEST END – MetroLink travel may take a bit longer on some evenings this week, for commuters whose route includes the Central West End station. MetroLink trains will be running on a single track there on Wednesday through Friday nights this week, while construction work and track maintenance are being done.
The restriction will be April 14-16 from 8 p.m. to end of service. During these hours, Blue Line MetroLink trains will operate only between the Shrewsbury-Lansdowne I-44 and Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Stations.
- Westbound Blue Line passengers will need to board a Red Line train between the Fairview Heights and Central West End MetroLink Stations, and travel to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station to transfer to a Blue Line train and continue their westbound trips.
- Eastbound Blue Line passengers will need to board a Red Line train at the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station to continue their eastbound trips.
- Red Line MetroLink passengers may experience delays of 5 minutes.
- Passengers should allow 10 minutes when transferring between Red Line and Blue Line.
For more information on service updates, check out the Rider Alerts page or contact contact Metro Transit Information at 314-231-2345 (phone) or 314-207-9786 (text), Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.