Posted by Iva Radman – email
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - It will soon cost more to catch a ride on a GRTC bus.
Council members approved a 25 cent fare increase Monday night. This is the first fare increase for GRTC since 1993.
There was a 25 cent increase temporarily approved a few years ago, but it was overturned by then-Mayor Doug Wilder.
The rate hike would be to help GRTC offset a $50 million shortfall.