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MACS Transit System to reinstate bus fares in July

Fares are set to return to public transportation in the Fairbanks North Star Borough for the...
Fares are set to return to public transportation in the Fairbanks North Star Borough for the first time in two years.(Alex Bengel/KTVF)
Published: May. 14, 2022 at 3:22 PM AKDT
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FAIRBANKS, Alaska (KTVF) - Fares are set to return to public transportation in the Fairbanks North Star Borough for the first time in two years.

According to a press release from the borough, the fares will be reinstated for the MACS Transit and Van Tran systems starting on July 1.

Prices will remain the same as they were prior to being discontinued at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The borough will be holding public meetings about the subject at the Noel Wien Library on May 16 and May 23, and the North Pole Library on May 17 and May 24.

More information, as well as a survey about the issue, can be found here.

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