Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone

The MTA has announced that fares are going to increase on all mass transit, bridges, tunnels and commuter railroads by next year. This is totally outrageous.

The public has enough to worry about due to the very bad economy, and now yet another unnecessary and unfair burden is going to be placed upon them. Perhaps the executives of the MTA should volunteer to take a substantial cut in their already overbloated and uncalled for salaries.

The commuters of this city are fed up with these constant fare increases — the service does not improve with each one, rather it seems to worsen significantly. People are going to have to lay out more money just to commute back and forth from work, which is not fair at all. Why can’t the state and federal governments help out the MTA?

John Amato

Fresh Meadows

 

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
No Image
Control guns
No Image
Senseless tragedy
Popular Stories
Photo via Google Maps
Cantonese restaurant King Yum in Fresh Meadows is closing for good
Photo by Robert Stridiron
Cops continue searching for bandit who stole a fortune from a Flushing pharmacy
Photo: Day Donaldson/Flickr
These two sections of Queens will be sprayed Tuesday as city's war on Zika virus continues
Skip to toolbar