[toggle title=”Some things you should know about the fare increases…”] This information is courtesy of the Sun Times Media Group
- Metra commuter rail prices will increase an average of 25 percent on Feb. 1. Metra officials said the increase is needed to help relieve a $53.6 million budget deficit.
- The 10-ride discount, which currently works out to 10 rides for the price of eight, will change to 10 rides for the price of nine.
- Monthly passes will now expire on the last day of each month, as opposed to noon on the first of the following month.