Met Council considers Northstar Commuter Rail fare reduction

Prices would drop by a dollar at most stations, except Fridley, where it would decrease by 25 cents. Council spokesman Bruce Howard told Minnesota Public Radio, "we believe there's a good number of people that we could attract to the system by putting Northstar on sale." The Metropolitan Council Transportation Committee will consider the proposal, the first price change in two-and-a-half years, on Monday.
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Prices would drop by a dollar at most stations, except Fridley, where it would decrease by 25 cents. Council spokesman Bruce Howard told Minnesota Public Radio, "we believe there's a good number of people that we could attract to the system by putting Northstar on sale." The Metropolitan Council Transportation Committee will consider the proposal, the first price change in two-and-a-half years, on Monday.

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