Metro-North holds 3-hour hearing on fare hikes, but almost no one shows up
Cash-strapped Metro-North commuters accusing the MTA of balancing the budget on the backs of riders? Not quite.
Angry commuters wondering why Albany hasn't stepped in to ease the burden on the cash-crunched Metropolitan Transportation Authority? Hardly.
Just six people -- only two of them regular commuters -- addressed the five-member MTA board and its president during a three-hour hearing...