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Proposed Service Changes to Routes 25, 26, and 36

On Wednesday, March 11, Metro Transit and the City of Madison Transit and Parking Commission (TPC) held a public hearing to discuss proposed updates to Routes 25, 26, and 36.

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 Written comments can also be sent to: Metro Transit Public Hearing Comments, 1245 E. Washington Ave., Suite 201, Madison WI 53703 or emailed to


PUblic hearing results

Proposed Increase to Unlimited Ride Pass Rate
Final Decision Delayed until Spring

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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Interested persons are encouraged to provide feedback.

Comments can be submitted at or sent via email to

Written comments can also be sent to:
Metro Transit Public Hearing
1245 E. Washington Ave. Suite 201
Madison, WI 53703

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