Higher bus fares opposed
Transit supporters have lined up Twin Cities residents who depend on buses to testify at a series of legislative hearings.
Lawmakers at the Wednesday and Thursday meetings will hear commuters seeking more transit funds, with testimony coming at a time when the Metropolitan Council is considering increasing fares.
"I don't see a reason to buy another one," Robynne Curlee of St. Paul said about a car. "And I can afford one here."