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NFTA Metro Bus and Rail to resume fare collection June 29th

Posted at 8:50 AM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-18 08:51:00-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — The NFTA says it will resume fare collections on the Metro Bus and the Metro Rail beginning on June 29th.

In addition, the NFTA will resume front-door boarding on all transit services, including buses, rail and paratransit vehicles.

The NFTA is asking passengers to exercise the following measures

  • Do not ride if you are sick
  • A face covering must be worn while on the bus, rail and in our stations
  • Wash your hands with soap for 20 seconds before and after riding the bus/rail
  • Maintain six feet of social distance at bus stops, and aboard the bus/rail when possible
  • If there are too many people at a bus stop, consider taking the next bus.
  • In instances of overcrowding, operators will call into dispatch to deploy another vehicle to the affected route when possible