Bronx straphangers weigh in on fare hikes

The MTA gave Bronx straphangers the chance to raise their voices against a rise in fares. The agency held its first public meeting in the

THE BRONX - The MTA gave Bronx straphangers the chance to raise their voices against a rise in fares.

The agency held its first public meeting in the borough tonight. Attendees were able to speak for up to three minutes about several proposals, including a hike in the price of single bus and subway rides, and a jump in the cost of an unlimited pass.

The meeting began at 5 p.m. at Hostos Community College.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks 1 VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks neighbors
Police say the 22-year-old victim was found shot 2 Police: Man injured in Crotona Parkway shooting
Norwood residents are advocating for more security and 3 Residents demand better security, lighting after man beaten in lobby
Police have made an arrest in connection with 4 Police arrest man accused of hiding body parts at Hunts Point waste station
5 East End: North Fork Chocolate Company

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE