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Montreal advocates want cheaper transit for the poor

Posted on February 14, 2013

MONTREAL — The Gazette reported that anti-poverty groups launched a campaign for cheaper fares for the impoverished, and won support from Vision Montreal leader Louise Harel, who called for a new fare category for the poor.

However, the Société de Transport de Montréal said it could not afford to pay for such a program, which it estimates could cost about $33 million annually. For the full story, click here.

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