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Metra to step up fare validation efforts

(Source: Progressive Railroading, January 21, 2020)

Metra intends to increase fare collection enforcement this year, the commuter railroad announced last week. Metra police officers will join train conductors in validating fares by checking that riders have the appropriate ticket for the trip theyíre taking, and potentially citing those who do not and removing them from the train, Metra officials said in a written statement posted to the Metra Facebook and Twitter accounts.

Full story: Progressive Railroading

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

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