News Releases

News Releases

City Announces Closure of Father Rahm Avenue to Support Public Safety Measures

May 6, 2023

Effective immediately the Office of Emergency Management is closing a downtown street adjacent to Sacred Heart Church due to the increase in migrants seeking assistance from local nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)…

2023.05.06 NEWS RELEASE City of El Paso Implements Public Safety Measures Effective Immediately

Cesar Chavez Day Holiday Schedule

Mar 27, 2023

All City of El Paso administrative offices will be closed on Friday, March 31, 2023, in observance of Cesar Chavez Day. Some services will run as scheduled.

2023.03.27 NEWS RELEASE Cesar Chavez Day Holiday Schedule 2023

Sun Metro Improving Service Delivery by Replacing Aging Technology

Feb 4, 2023

Sun Metro will be replacing ticket vending machines that have outlived their useful life starting Monday, February 6, 2023.

2023.02.04 NEWS RELEASE Sun Metro to Improve Service Delivery by Replacing Aging Technology

2022 Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

Nov 23, 2022

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, all City of El Paso administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25.

2022.11.22 NEWS RELEASE Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule 2022

Sun Metro Invites Community to Help Guide Public Transit Improvements

Nov 4, 2022

Sun Metro invites customers and the community to a series of public engagement sessions to help guide the future of El Paso’s public transit.

2022.11.04 MEDIA ADVISORY Sun Metro Hosting a Series of Public Meetings

Sun Metro Adjusting Discounted Fares

Sep 1, 2022

Effective October 1, 2022, a discounted fare offered by Sun Metro will increase by 20 cents for the first time in more than 25 years.

2022.09.01 NEWS RELEASE Sun Metro Modifying Discounted Fares for First Time in More Than Two Decades

Sun Metro Connects Community with WBAMC

Aug 25, 2022

Sun Metro will be providing a new transportation option for the new William Beaumont Army Medical Center (WBAMC), beginning August 31, 2022.

2022.08.25 NEWS RELEASE Sun Metro to Connect Community to New William Beaumont Army Medical Center

Sun Metro Awarded $8.8 Million Federal Grant To Go Green, Train Workforce

Aug 18, 2022

Sun Metro has been awarded approximately $8.8 million in funding with a competitive federal grant from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

2022.08.18 NEWS RELEASE NEWS RELEASE Sun Metro Awarded 8 Million Federal Grant to Go Green Train Workforce

El Paso Streetcar Expands Service Hours Beginning August 31, 2022

Aug 12, 2022

El Paso Streetcar will be increasing its hours of operation and days beginning August 31, 2022.

2022.12.08 NEWS RELEASE Streetcar Extending Service Hours Effective August 31 2022

Sun Metro Begins Fiber Optic Project at the Downtown Transit Center

Jul 15, 2022

Sun Metro is set to begin a fiber optic project this week at the Bert Williams Downtown Santa Fe Transit Center, 601 Santa Fe, as part of a connectivity upgrade.

2022.07.15 NEWS RELEASE Sun Metro Fiber Optic Project DTC

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