SAN ANTONIO -- If you ride a VIA bus to get home or to work, you might have to pay more to ride soon. VIA is proposing raising their fares, which will could go into effect in February if they are approved.
The proposed changes are as follows:
Regular bus service - from $1.10 to $1.20
Regular bus half fare - from 55 cents to 60 cents
VIAtrans service - from $1.75 to $1.95
Monthly Big Pass - from $30.00 to $35.00
Monthly Big Pass half fare - from $15.00 to $17.50
Before any of the changes go into effect, VIA wants to hear the public's thoughts on the matter. They will hold an open meeting Monday, December 10 at 6 p.m. in the VIA Metro Center at 1021 San Pedro. Everyone is welcome to attend.