Deadline for public to offer input on Sun Tran fare increases extended

Deadline for public to offer input on Sun Tran fare increases extended

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The City of Tucson has extended the deadline for the public to offer input on proposed changes to Sun Tran until June 26.

There are now two fare increase options for the community to review, as well as several other policy changes, according to Sun Tran's website.

Below is the first option:

Here is the second option:

More details on proposed fare increase options and policy changes can be found HERE: tucsonne.ws/1QQDb8A

The public can provide their opinion on these changes and proposals at the following open houses: 

?Wednesday, June 1, 2016

10 a.m. – 11 a.m. at El Rio Neighborhood Center, 1390 W. Speedway Blvd.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. 1st Ave.

6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at El Pueblo Activity Center, 101 W. Irvington Rd.

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. at Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave.

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Wilmot Library, 530 N. Wilmot Rd

Thursday, June 9, 2016

6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Clements Center, 8155 E. Poinciana Dr.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Pasqua Yaqui Housing Warehouse, 4781 Calle Torim

Thursday, June 16, 2016

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Oro Valley Library, 1350 W. Naranja Dr.

They can also fill out a comment form online here: tucsonne.ws/1WYtBsE, email Sun Tran at suntraninfo@tucsonaz.gov or call customer service at (520) 792-9222.

Comments will be accepted until June 26, and a public hearing will take place on Tuesday, August 9 at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall Mayor and Council Chambers, located at 255 W Alameda St.

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