Jefferson City Looks to Increase Bus Fare

1 decade 3 years 8 months ago Monday, October 02 2006 Oct 2, 2006 Monday, October 02, 2006 6:32:08 PM CDT October 02, 2006 in News
But, some bus riders are hoping for more than just an increase in evening hours.

"There's Saturday's I end up walking to Wal-mart, you know, and I live in the downtown area, so that's probably a three mile walk," bus rider Shane Jones said.

It's a walk Jones said would be worth the extra fifty cents to be able to use the bus instead of using his legs. But, Landwehr says bus rides on weekends are not in the immediate plans. Jones will take whatever the city can offer.

"I would take it with a grain of salt I guess, you know, do what you can do," Jones said.

The council is expected to vote on the fare increase in two weeks.

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