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New Year, Higher Bus Fees

By Eileen Buckley

Buffalo, NY – With the start of the New Year, Metro bus and rail riders were forced to shell out .25 more to ride public transportation. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority approved the fare increases on December 22. But the NFTA board of commissioners says it will work to avoid a second fare hike in July. For now it costs $1.75 to ride the buses and Metro rail