San Diego light rail tops for fare collection

Posted on June 18, 2012

SAN DIEGO — For 2010, San Diego MTS collected 54% of the cost of operating the trolley through fares, more than double the nationwide average of 24%, according to federal data.

The light rail portions of Boston’s transit system came in second, with a 49% recovery rate, and Philadelphia’s came in third, at 41%, reported U-T San Diego. For the full report, click here.

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