public hearing results
Service updates include added service to the new UW Health at the American Center hospital facility. Proposed updates would go into effect on Sunday, May 24.
The TPC will make a final decision on these proposed changes at its next meeting on Wednesday, April 8.
Interested persons are still encouraged to give feedback. Consideration will be given to all views and written comments received by Wednesday, April 8.
Comments can be submitted at mymetrobus.com/feedback. Written comments can also be sent to: Metro Transit Public Hearing Comments, 1245 E. Washington Ave., Suite 201, Madison WI 53703 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PUblic hearing results
The City of Madison Executive 2015 Operating Budget provided for the funding of $96,300 to provide Wi-Fi services on Metro buses, contingent on the Madison Transit and Parking Commission’s (TPC) approval of a fare increase of $ 0.05 per ride, to be applied to unlimited ride pass program rides.
This would affect the following pass programs: UW Employees, UW Hospital Employees, UW ASM students, Madison College, Edgewood College, Dane County employees, City of Madison employees, St. Mary's and Meriter.
The TPC held a public hearing in December 2014 to consider this fare increase. In January, the TPC decided to postpone a decision on this fare increase until March or April to give staff more time to research costs and types of equipment needed to successfully implement this service for its customers.
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SUBMIT YOUR FEEDBACK
Interested persons are encouraged to provide feedback.
Written comments can also be sent to:
Metro Transit Public Hearing
1245 E. Washington Ave. Suite 201
Madison, WI 53703