Metro Transit Public Hearing Scheduled; Proposed Increase to Fares

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2012 --- 12:53 p.m.

Press Release from the City of Madison:

On Wednesday, November 7, Metro Transit and the City of Madison Transit and Parking Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 PM to discuss proposed increases to all Metro fare items.

The hearing will be held at the Madison City County Building, Room 201 (Madison Council Chambers), 210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

An accessible entrance is located on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

This fare increase is being proposed to go into effect on Tuesday, January 1.

A complete list of proposed fare changes is available at or posted on flyers on Metro buses.

Complete price list:

Proposed fare increase frequently asked questions:

Interested persons are encouraged to attend the public hearing to give feedback. Consideration will be given to views and comments expressed at the public hearing as well as to all written comments received.

Comments can be submitted online at Written comments can also be sent to: Metro Transit Public Hearing Comments, 1245 E. Washington Ave., Suite 201, Madison WI 53703 or emailed to

The Madison City County Building is accessible to people who use mobility aids and is equipped with assistive listening devices.

Sign language interpreter services will be available at the hearing.

If you need a language interpreter, translator, materials in alternate formats or other accommodations to access this service, activity or program, please contact Metro Transit at (608) 266-4904 at least three business days prior to the meeting.

For more information, contact the Metro customer service center at 608-266-4466 or

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