Fare Hike

NJ TRANSIT Board Approves Fare HikesA monthly ticket will increase 9 percent, from $440 to $480.
MTA Says Fare Hike Is 'Purely Hypothetical' If Capital Plan Isn't FundedThe MTA’s chief financial officer said fares and tolls could jump 15 percent unless New York state lawmakers provide funding for a five-year capital plan.
Service Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed By NJ TRANSITNJ TRANSIT said it’s looking at fare hikes and service cuts to close a budget gap.
Report: NJ TRANSIT To Propose 9 Percent Fare HikeA legislative report says fare revenue for NJ TRANSIT will top $1 billion next year, but fare hikes could be on the rise.
Commuters Brace For More MTA Fare & Toll HikesBridge and tunnel tolls will also go up by 4 percent for E-ZPass users and about 6 percent to 10 percent for cash customers.
MTA Board Votes To Raise Fares And TollsThe cost of your commute is going up. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board voted Thursday to raise fares and tolls.
MTA Begins Public Hearings On Plans For Toll And Fare HikesAmong the proposals is raising the base fare on the MetroCard from $2.50 to $2.75 while increasing the bonus on a pay-per-ride MetroCard.
Advocate: MTA Fare Hike May Be Fair And NecessaryNobody likes a fare hike when it comes to public transportation, but a straphangers’ advocate said Saturday that a hike may be fair and necessary for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
MTA Chairman Warns Of Possible 12 Percent Fare Hike Next YearMTA Chairman Thomas Prendergast said issues between the agency and labor unions could result in an almost 12 percent fare hike next year, three times more than planned.
Metro-North New Haven Line Ticket Prices To Go Up In New YearStarting on Jan. 1, passengers will face a 5 percent ticket price hike.
MTA: Planned Fare Hikes To Be Smaller Than Initially AnnouncedDue to cost-saving measures, the 2015 and 2017 fare and toll increases will amount to a 4 percent hike, instead of the original 7.5 percent.
MTA Chairman: Sandy Repairs To Take Five More Years, Fare Hike AheadNew York City straphangers will really want to hang on as there are many twists and turns ahead.
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