As part of long term financial and service planning, METRO staff is conducting preliminary analysis of passenger fare restructuring, including technological upgrades to fare payment methods.

Staff Reports

Outreach Schedule

  • February - March 2018 – Informal Community Engagement
  • March 2018 - Informal Public Meetings
    • March 1 – 4:00-7:00pm – Watsonville Public Library, Meeting Room
    • March 5 – 4:00-7:00pm – Louden Nelson Community Center, Room 4
    • March 7 – 4:00-7:00pm – Felton Community Hall, Meeting Room
    • March 12 – 4:00-7:00pm – Live Oak Community Center, Community Room B
  • March 23, 2018 – Preliminary staff recommendations to Board
  • March 23 - May 18, 2018 – Public comment process
  • April 2018 - Formal Public Meetings
    • April 9 – 4:00-7:00pm – Felton Community Hall, Meeting Room
    • April 16 – 4:00-7:00pm – Live Oak Community Center, Community Room B
    • April 17 – 4:00-7:00pm – Louden Nelson Community Center, Room 4
    • April 19 – 4:00-7:00pm – Watsonville Public Library, Meeting Room
  • May 18, 2018 – Public Hearing and possible Board adoption of revised Fare Policy
  • 2019 – Possible implementation of revised fare structure

Public Feedback

  • Pending

Final Outcome

  • Pending