WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A committee approved the 2015 Fiscal Year budget for Metro, which includes a 10-cent increase for rail fare and parking. It also include a 15-cent increase for buses but a 5-cent decrease for bus users who pay in cash. According to WUSA9's Surae Chinn this is essentially a flat rate of $1.75.
The fare changes must be approved by the board.
The board is currently meeting.
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