Many eerie experiences. Heading off for a ‘keeping fit’ bike ride when students in school uniforms are making for the train station. Familiar faces that would be part of my own morning train commute. 617 more words
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NEW YORK (AP) — Commuters, brace yourselves: The price of traveling on New York City’s mass transit system is about to get even steeper.
Fare increases will kick in across the board Sunday on the city’s subways, buses, commuter trains, bridges and tunnels, part of a series of fare increases in recent years built into the cash-strapped Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s budget. 575 more words
BOSTON (AP) — The board overseeing the Boston area’s beleaguered public transit system voted Wednesday to offer free fares for one day and discounts for monthly pass holders as a goodwill gesture to commuters who endured massive breakdowns during a brutal stretch of winter weather. 596 more words