Growling begins over MTA fare hike

Moorer, Talise D.
September 2007
New York Amsterdam News;9/27/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 40, p6
The article reports that the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has decided to increase its bus fares. The MTA insisted the fare must be raised to avoid predicted billion-dollar deficit of $2.1 billion because of the rising health, debt and pension costs. The basic fare for a bus or subway ride may rise from $2 to $2.25.


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