Alert #3: METRO Operations to Remain Suspended Through Wednesday

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Release Date:  Aug. 28, 2017

Alert #3 - METRO Services Suspended Through Wednesday


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METRO services will continue to be suspended through Wednesday, Aug.30, 2017 due to unsafe road conditions and flooding. We are continuing to provide shuttles to transport people to area shelters.  METRO officials will keep monitoring the weather and resume services as street and weather conditions improve.

We urge all patrons to stay informed.  For real-time information sign up for our e-mail/text alerts, visit our websiteFacebook, and Twitter Alerts pages or call Customer Care at 713-635-4000. 

METRO operations affected include:

  • METRORail Red, Green, and Purple lines
  • METRO local bus service
  • Park & Ride bus service
  • HOT/HOV Lanes
  • METROLift scheduled appointments
METRO Services

METRO advises riders to monitor local media, and the National Weather Service for weather updates. Current roadway conditions are available on TranStar’s Real-Time Traffic Map. Sharing resources with METRO to serve the area are: Harris CountyCity of Houstonand Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) with websites providing information about safety, weather, traffic and more during emergencies.