Join the Conversation
The Metropolitan Council is proposing to potentially raise all transit fares for publically supported transportation later this year. Now is the time for us - the disability community - to tell the Metropolitan Council what we think of the proposal.
Here’s what we need to know:
Metro Mobility and regular route transit service are critical to support independence for people with disabilities, many of whom who have limited incomes. Demand for this service has grown significantly in recent years, and the growth projections anticipate the demand will continue to grow between 5% and 8% a year, particularly as the population ages.
What can we do? Provide our thoughts and comments in a variety of ways
The Metropolitan Council needs to hear from us in the disability community! What do you think of a possible fare increase? Let them know using the following methods:
For more information on these proposed changes go to: https://metrocouncil.org/News-Events/Transportation/News-Articles/Comment-now-on-proposal-to-raise-metro-area-transi.aspx