Recent Streetsblog SF posts about Fare Hikes

SFMTA Board Considers New Muni Fare Discounts

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Muni fares will automatically┬áincrease with inflation as part of the SFMTA’s next fiscal year budget, but the agency’s board is exploring ways to fine-tune its fare adjustments to keep the system accessible to low-income riders [PDF]. The board is also considering higher fares for cash-paying riders in an effort to speed up boarding. The latter […]

POWER: Mobility for Low-Income San Franciscans Means Putting Transit First

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Advocates for San Francisco’s low-income communities have issued a new report calling for policy changes intended to improve Muni service, increase mobility for transit-dependent San Franciscans, reduce pollution from driving, and improve the city’s economy. “Next Stop: Justice” was released last month by People Organized to Win Employment Rights (POWER), a group that made headlines […]