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City’s New $89B Budget Includes Discounted MetroCards, 3-K for All, Supportive Housing

The Fair Fares program aims to provide half-price transit fares to about 800,000 New Yorkers living under the federal poverty line and is set to launch in early 2019. Ahead of schedule, Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council agreed on a balanced 2019 fiscal budget, as the city’s lawmakers announced on Monday. The […]