DC Metro Votes in Major Hikes

Thursday, May 27, 2010 - 10:03 PM

(David Shultz, WAMU) Metro board adopts major fare hike - 15 percent for rail, 20 percent for buses. Also adopts new "peak-of-the-peak" fare structure - a 20 cent surcharge on rail during the busiest 90 minutes of rush hour. Also adopts a larger than expected increase in para-transit fares.


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