ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – MetroLink is rerouting services due to construction at the Grand Boulevard Bridge and Eads Bridge starting on May 23.
Construction work on the new Grand Boulevard Bridge will force the temporary closure of the Grand MetroLink Station starting May 23.
Trains will still run through the area, but not stop at the Grand station from May 23 to June 5.
The #70 Grand MetroBus will be rerouted to the Union Station MetroLink station during the closure.
MetroBus customers traveling near the Grand Bridge should allow an extra 15 minutes for the reroute around Grand Boulevard.
MetroLink will operate on a construction schedule to accommodate the construction on Eads Bridge on May 23 through May 26. The schedule will start at 8 p.m. until the end of service each night.
Red Line trains will operate on a single track at the East Riverfront MetroLink Station. Blue Line trains will operate from the Civic Center MetroLink Station to the Shrewsbury MetroLink Station after 8 p.m. There will be no Blue Line service from Civic Center to the Fairview Heights MetroLink Station.