Department of Transportation
Sep 25, 2013

Connecticut DOT Hearing on Bus Fares

Connecticut DOT Hearings on Bus Fares

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Notice of Intent to Increase Public Transit Fares Including Fares for

Urban Bus Systems

Express Commuter Bus Services and

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Paratransit Services

 

 

            Notice is hereby given that the Department of Transportation proposes to increase public transit bus fares.  The State of Connecticut Department of Transportation will hold public hearings on the proposed fare changes. The basic one-way fare on CTTransit buses would go from $1.30 to $1.50 on January 5, 2014. Fares on other bus transit services would increase as well. (See link below.)

 

            Public hearings on the public transit bus fare increase will be held as follows: 

Bristol

Tues., Sept. 10, 2013; Noon-2 pm                  

Bristol City Hall

Council Chambers

111 North Main Street, Bristol

                                                                                   

Hartford

Wed., Sept. 11, 2013; Noon-2 pm & 4:30-6:30 pm

Hartford Public Library, Center for Contemporary Culture

500 Main Street, Hartford

 

New Britain

Thur., Sept. 12, 2013; Noon-2 pm

New Britain Senior Center, Massachusetts Room

55 Pearl Street, New Britain

                                                                                   

Meriden

Tues., Sept. 17, 2013; Noon-2 pm

Meriden Town Hall, Room 28

142 East Main Street, Meriden

                                                                                   

New Haven

Wed., Sept. 18, 2013; 4-6 pm

Hall of Records, Room G-2

200 Orange Street, New Haven

                                                                                   

Waterbury

Thur., Sept. 19, 2013; 4-6 pm

Silas Bronson Library, Downstairs Hearing Room

267 Grand Street, Waterbury

 

Stamford

Wed., Sept. 25, 2013; 4-6 pm

University of Connecticut, Stamford Branch, 1st Floor

General Re Conf. Room

One University Place, Stamford

           

            The proposed bus fare tables may be viewed on the Department’s website at www.ct.gov/dot/farecomments.  Written comments on the proposed fare adjustments must be delivered or mailed by October 11, 2013, to State of Connecticut, Department of Transportation, Bureau of Public Transportation, P.O. Box 317546, Newington, CT 06131-7546.  The caption “COMMENT ON INTENT TO INCREASE PUBLIC TRANSIT FARES” must appear on the envelope. E-mailed comments should be made within the same time frame and addressed to dot.farecomments@ct.gov

 

            These hearings are accessible to persons with disabilities. Hearing impaired individuals or persons speaking a language other than English, wishing to attend any of these hearings and requiring an interpreter may make arrangements by contacting the Department of Transportation’s Office of Communications at (860) 594-3062 (VOICE ONLY), or (860) 594-3090 (TTY) at least five working days prior to the hearing you wish to attend. 

 

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Location: One University Place, Stamford CT
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4 PM - 6 PM

Contact: Richard Gray
Email: richard.gray@ct.gov
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