NEW YORK — This week, the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) increased fares on its subway, bus and commuter rail systems in an attempt to generate more revenue, CBS New York reported.
The base fare for subways and buses went up by 25 cents to $2.75. The price of a 30-day MetroCard jumped by $4.50 to $116.50. The cost of riding the Long Island Rail Road and the Metro-North Railroad both went up about 4%. For the full story, click here.