ST. LOUIS – Metro has its first College Transit Challenge where area colleges will compete for the most Metrolink or Metrobus riders Wednesday, Aug. 28.
The College Transit Challenge kicks off at 8:00 a.m., riders have to check-in online at a Metro Transit Center. They also have to add the hashtag #ITakeTransit” and their school’s hashtag.
All College Transit Challenge participants will be entered in a prize drawing for St. Louis Cardinals tickets and more. Plus, those who show a Metro U-Pass to the Bureau of Transit Police and Metro Transit public safety officers when traveling via MetroLink or MetroBus on Aug. 28 may receive a special prize.
Slu, Umsl, Wash-U, Southwestern Illinois College, and St. Louis Community College are all in the contest.
Attention college students!
Join the College Transit Challenge! Hop on Metro Transit tomorrow and take a photo of your transit adventure. Let us know you’re on board by posting the photo on social media. Tag your school and use the hashtag #ITakeTransit pic.twitter.com/OK5lcxj0bO
— Metro (@STLMetro) August 27, 2019