News Flash

Posted on: October 8, 2019

Rail Runner Family Fun Ride

Day of the Tread Family Ride Logo

Mark your calendar for the annual Day of the Tread bike ride on Sunday, October 27, 2019 presented by True Health New Mexico. 

Day of the Tread

The ride benefits New Mexico charities serving children and families. This Halloween / Day of the Dead t...


Learn More and Register Metro Spotlight
Posted on: September 17, 2019

Meet Stephanie Paiz, Program Support Coordinator

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With more than 13 years on the job and over 800 presentations and trainings under her belt, Stephanie Paiz is truly a wealth of knowledge when it comes to staying safe around trains and railroad tracks.  

As Program Support Coordinator for the Rio...


Metro Spotlight
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Express Magazine Fall/Winter Issue

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The Fall/Winter 2019 issue of Express Magazine contains fun feature stories, information on events, a rail and bus connections guide, and much more!

Featured Stories

  • Meet Matthew Stone: Operations Supervisor for the Rail Runner
  • NM Restaurant Week: A Soul-Fee...

Metro Spotlight
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Staff Safety Tips

Staff Safety Tips

Safety is the number one priority for Rio Metro and the New Mexico Rail Runner Express. Meet some of our staff and find out their tips for staying safe around trains and railroad tracks.

Terry Doyle, Director, Rio Metro Regional Transit DistrictTerry's Rai...


Additional Rail Safety Information Metro Spotlight
Posted on: September 30, 2019

Meet Our Employees of the Year

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Three staff members were recognized as Employees of the Year during the September 2019 annual event for the Rio Metro Regional Transit District (RMRTD) and Mid-Region Council of Governments (MRCOG). 

The following employees were nominated by their...


Metro Spotlight
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Seniors Ride Free in 2019

Seniors 62 and Older Ride Free in 2019

Rio Metro is bringing our Seniors Ride Free program back again in 2019! Starting on January 2, seniors age 62+ can ride any New Mexico Rail Runner Express train at no cost every Wednesday through the entire year. This is a great opportunity for residents ...


Metro Spotlight