NICE bus proposes 25-cent fare hike in 2014 budget

The proposal would increase the fare for riders who pay cash from $2.25 to $2.50.

The proposal would increase the fare for riders

The proposal would increase the fare for riders who pay cash from $2.25 to $2.50.

WOODBURY - Riding the bus in Nassau County could soon get more expensive.

NICE bus is proposing a 25-cent fare hike as part of its 2014 budget.
 
The proposal would increase the fare for riders who pay cash from $2.25 to $2.50.

Riders who pay using a Metrocard are already paying $2.50.

If approved, the  hike would go into effect in September. 

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