WASHINGTON – Metro’s board of directors will debate fare hikes at a meeting Thursday.
The transit authority is trying to finalize a list of potential fare increases to take to the public for comment.
Metro says the hikes are necessary to help close a budget gap.
The earliest any fare hike could take effect is July.
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