FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 14, 2023
Pitt Area Transit System Fare Increase for Rural General Public Riders
Increases to become effective July 1, 2023
PITT COUNTY, N.C. – Pitt Area Transit System (PATS) announces the Board of County Commissioners approved a fare increase for Rural General Public (RGP) riders on April 3, 2023.
Effective July 1, 2023, the fare for RGP riders will increase from $7.00 per one way trip to $9.00 per one way trip for Pitt Area Transit System. Round trip fares will increase from $14.00 to $18.00.
“The last rate increase was approved in 2011. The new rate will aid in keeping the transportation system sustainable,” says Cam Coburn, Director, Pitt Area Transit System.
For more information, visit www.PittCountyNC.gov/PATS or contact Cam Coburn at 252-902-2002.
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