Protesters rally against NICE fare hike

As News 12 reported in July, Nassau's Bus

As News 12 reported in July, Nassau's Bus Transit Committee voted to raise cash fares from $2.25 each way to $2.50 to help close a $3.3 million deficit. (September 2, 2014 10:27 PM)

NICE bus riders demanded better service Tuesday during a protest over a 25-cent fare hike.

As News 12 reported in July, Nassau's Bus Transit Committee voted to raise cash fares from $2.25 each way to $2.50 to help close a $3.3 million deficit.

Many bus riders say it's unfair to balance the budget on the backs of poor and working families who rely on the bus for work.

Cory Chavez,...

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