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Metro explains fare hikes

Metro's Board of Directors voted unanimously to pass a resolution raising fares on riders using trains, buses, MetroAccess and parking at a Metro lot on July 1.

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 04:46pm EDT

Tags: metro fares, ari ashe

Metro rate-hike plan assailed as unfair to poor, disabled

At the first of six public meetings on a proposed Metro fare hike, several dozen people came to the Greenbelt Marriott to criticize the plan as punitive to the poor and disabled.

Thursday - 01/30/2014, 05:44am EST

Tags: ari ashe, sprawl & crawl, Metro, fare increase,

Cost of taxicab in nation's capital dropping by $1

The cost of a taxicab ride in the District of Columbia is now a little less expensive.

Thursday - 06/21/2012, 12:07pm EDT

Tags: taxi fares, taxi, D.C. Taxicab Commission

Approval of Metro fare increase expected

It looks like riders soon will pay more to ride Metro.

Thursday - 04/26/2012, 06:16am EDT

Tags: Metro, SmarTrip

AARP holding meeting against Pepco's rate hike proposal

AARP Maryland is holding a town hall meeting to gather support against Pepco's proposed $67.6 million rate hike.

Sunday - 04/22/2012, 06:40am EDT

Tags: AARP, Pepco

Metro riders: Prepare to take a hike

Metro riders are being asked to pay more to help close a budget gap -- but just how much more?

Thursday - 04/12/2012, 02:48pm EDT

Tags: Tom Downs, Metro, sprawl & crawl, Adam Tuss,

Metro says fare hike could be smaller than expected

Metro has announced a new budget forecast for next year that could lead to a smaller fare hike than originally expected.

Sunday - 04/08/2012, 12:28pm EDT

Tags: Metro, Metro fare, WMATA

Public meetings scheduled for proposed Metro fare hike

Now is your chance to speak your mind about plans to raise Metro fares.

Sunday - 02/26/2012, 06:39pm EST

Tags: Metro,