Friday, February 17, 2017 11:16
TOPEKA, KANSAS–February 17, 2017) – Between January 23rd and February 17th, 2017, Topeka Metro has had 19 bus shelters vandalized with glass panels being shot out. The crimes took place both during the day and evening hours. Topeka Metro has met with the Topeka Police Department and all incidents have been reported. Both Topeka Metro and the Topeka Police Department . . . Read More
Thursday, February 2, 2017 15:39
TOPEKA, KAN. (February 6, 2017) – Topeka Metro and the Amalgamated Transit Union #1360 partnered on Saturday, February 4, 2017, to accept donated food items for the annual Stuff the Bus competition. Stuff the Bus is a friendly challenge between the ATU #1360 bus operators to gather canned goods to benefit Project Topeka. On Saturday, one Topeka Metro bus was parked in . . . Read More
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 8:54
Designated stops for Routes #1 and #7 will be ready February 13, 2017. Sheets will be handed out next week on the buses.
Thursday, January 12, 2017 13:05
Topeka Metro will offer Limited Holiday Service on Monday, January 16, 2017, due to the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Lift service standing orders do not apply and are cancelled on this day. Lift riders must call in advance to reserve a ride. The West 10th Special and the West 29th Special, and the FLEX will not be running on January 16, 2017. . . . Read More
Thursday, January 12, 2017 12:55
Should weather conditions be too hazardous Saturday, January 14, Topeka Metro may shut down service either for the day or for a period of time Saturday for the safety of our passengers, bus drivers and vehicles. If Topeka Metro is not in operation, the Quincy Street Station will be closed as well. Please check www.topekametro.org, Topeka Metro’s social media sites, . . . Read More
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 7:59
It’s a celebration for the new year! We invite you to celebrate with us! Topeka Metro is excited to announce that the Quincy Street Station parking lot construction has been completed! Staging areas for route pick-ups and drop-offs will return to their regular boarding stations before construction began. We would like to thank everyone for their patience through this process, . . . Read More
Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:56
Topeka Metro will be CLOSED Monday, January 2, 2017, in observance of the New Year holiday. We will re-open for business on Tuesday, January 3. Topeka Metro staff wishes everyone a very Happy New Year, and we will see you Tuesday!
Monday, November 21, 2016 13:41
Topeka Metro values our Oakland customers. We want you to know that Topeka Metro will not be eliminating fixed route bus service to the Oakland area. We thank you for choosing to ride the bus! …We all ride together!
Friday, November 18, 2016 15:05
TOPEKA, KANSAS (November 18, 2016) — Topeka Metro has several promotions coming up that benefit everyone! First, Topeka Metro will begin a holiday campaign, “Shop and Ride—Free After 5,” starting Monday, November 21, for all fixed routes only. It will be effective through December 31, 2016. This will be a great way to get a couple of hours in to . . . Read More
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 8:24
TOPEKA, Kansas (September 6, 2016) — Cost of transportation is often cited as a barrier to those trying to improve their life. To help alleviate cost issues, Topeka Metro offers half-price fare for income-qualified riders. Since its inception in March 2015, more than 1,000 individuals have taken advantage of the program. Topeka Metro understands there are many Topekans who struggle to . . . Read More