East Bay Paratransit public hearings for proposed changes.

EAST BAY PARATRANSIT CONSORTIUM
NOTICE of PUBLIC HEARINGS

Regarding the intent to increase ADA Paratransit fares.

April 14, 2010, 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
AC Transit General Offices
2nd Floor Board Room
1600 Franklin Street, Oakland

April 22, 2010, 9:00 am
BART Board Room, 3rd Floor
Kaiser Center 20th Street Mall
344 20th Street, Oakland

The purpose of this public hearing is to hear comment on:

** An increase in the ADA Paratransit fares
** Policy changes regarding:
** Billing the fare for rider fault no-shows
** Charging two times the ADA fare for special non-ADA group trip service

The Boards of Directors of the Alameda Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) and the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District (BART), as the two partners operating the East Bay Paratransit Consortium, will consider an increase in the ADA Paratransit fares, plus two policy changes: billing for rider fault no-shows and doubling the fare paid for non-ADA group trips. This public hearing is to accept public comment on the proposed.