fare hike

MTA MetroCard subway
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April 20, 2019 - 6:08 pm
Starting at midnight Saturday, it’ll cost MTA riders more to access buses, trains and subways.
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MTA board votes fare hike
WCBS 880
February 27, 2019 - 1:11 pm
The MTA board Wednesday voted on a plan that would keep the base fare of a MetroCard at $2.75 but end MetroCard bonuses.
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LIRR Train
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
February 11, 2019 - 10:25 am
A proposed MTA fare hike is not sitting well with Long Island Rail Road commuters, some of whom may not even be able to afford to ride the trains anymore.
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Subway protest Bay Ridge
WCBS 880
December 09, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Subway riders in Brooklyn took to the streets on Sunday to protest poor service and a planned fare hike by the MTA.
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MTA Public Hearing
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
November 27, 2018 - 7:00 pm
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is proposing a fare and toll hike and will be holding eight public hearings before the board votes.
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LIRR Train
Marta Zielinska
July 26, 2018 - 10:58 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is pushing forward with plans to increase fares next year. Fewer people are riding the rails and buses these days, and that's causing a money crunch at the MTA. MTA Chairman Joe Lhota proposed two 4 percent fare hikes during a...
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