Rate hike proposal withdrawn for Beloit Transit

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Stan Stricker
October 27, 2008

A proposed fare increase for the Beloit Transit System has been withdrawn from the 2009 budget.

Director of Transit Michelle Gavin says ridership has been strong, and a fare increase could hurt that. Gavin says everyone has been working hard to find ways to hold fares down.

With a struggling economy, and fluctuating gas prices, Gavin says setting the right rate has been a little like hitting a moving target.

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