Welcome to Metra's information page about its 2017 Budget and fare increases, which start Feb. 1. We've prepared this page to help our customers understand what we approved for 2017 and why.
- The new fare table.
- Our press release announcing the approved budget
- Our press release announcing our cost-cutting efforts
- The 2017 Operating and Capital Program and Budget book
- Video of the board meeting where the preliminary budget was proposed.
- Video of the board meeting where the final budget was adopted
The video below provides of broad overview of the budget and reasons for our fare increase.