Hearing Set For Rapid Bus Fare Increases

August 18, 2008
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GRAND RAPIDS — A public hearing is scheduled for next Monday on the proposed increases in bus fair for passengers using The Rapid. The increases have been proposed for the fiscal 2008-2009 budget. The hearing will be held Aug. 25 at 6 p.m. in the conference center at The Rapid Central Station at 250 Grandville Ave. SW. Members of the Interurban Transit Partnership board will also take public comments at its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at 4 p.m. at The Rapid administration building at 300 Ellsworth Ave. SW.

The proposed increases are as follows:

Fare    

     Current     

Proposed

Cash fare    

$1.30

$1.50

Senior/Disabled Cash Fare  

$0.65

$0.75

Adult 1-Ride Card   

$1.30

$1.50

Adult 10-Ride Card   

$10.00

$11.50

Senior/Disabled 10-Ride Card 

$6.50

$7.50

Student 10-Ride Card  

$8.00

$9.00

Adult 31-Day Pass   

$35.00

$40.00

Senior/Disabled 31-Day Pass

$22.75

$26.00

Four-Day Pass   

$10.00

$11.50

One-Day Pass   

$4.00

$4.60

GO!Bus Fare   

$2.60

$3.00

PASS Fare    

$2.60

$3.00

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