Golden Gate Bridge, Highway & Transportation District

July 13, 2004

PUBLIC HEARING SET ON PROPOSAL TO
IMPLEMENT FARE SURCHARGE FOR
EXTENDED INTERCOUNTY PARATRANSIT SERVICE


The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District, San Francisco, CA will hold a public hearing on Thursday, August 12, 2004, at 9:30 a.m., in the Board Room, Administration Building, Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza, San Francisco, CA, for the purpose of receiving public comment on a proposal to implement a fare surcharge of $0.50, for Marin County extended intercounty paratransit service. For more information, visit www.goldengate.org/organization/publichearings.html or call 511 or 711 for TDD.

In accordance with federal regulations, Golden Gate Bridge, Highway Transportation District provides intercounty paratransit van services to eligible customers within ¾ mile either side of Golden Gate Transit regional, non-commute bus routes. The Marin County Transit District provides paratransit van service within the confines of Marin County. A $0.50 surcharge is proposed only for extended paratransit services being provide outside of the ¾ mile required service area within Marin County.

Public comments will be received at the public hearing or may be presented in writing to: Secretary of the District, Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District, P.O. Box 9000, Presidio Station, San Francisco, CA, 94129-0601. Comments may also be sent by e-mail to publichearing@goldengate.org  Written comments should be received no later than August 12, 2004.

Public Hearing Notice