Winnipeg city councillors debating future of low-income bus pass

via Global News

Municipal politicians in Winnipeg are mulling the idea of creating a low-cost bus pass for low-income residents, a concept that originally came out of a campaign promise from Mayor Brian Bowman.

In November, a report said the plan was to offer bus passes for 30 per cent off the regular price during the first year of the program, then further reduce the cost of the passes for low-income residents to 50 per cent off.

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