The Metropolitan Transportation Authority made the unpopular announcement last week that Metro-North riders will likely see their ticket prices go up between 8 and 9 percent starting in March. Fares were also raised in 2011, when they jumped about 9 percent across the board.
The Journal News/LoHud.com is looking for commuters from Westchester, Rockland, and Putnam who are willing to be interviewed for a story about how they have coped with steadily rising ticket prices. Email reporter Theresa Juva-Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and a number where you can be reached.
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