Accessibility

Riding with a Disability - Basic information on how to ride if you have a disability.

Using a Mobility Device - Information on riding with a Scooter, Segway or similar aid.

Paratransit - Information about eligibility and reserving a ride.

Reasonable Modification - Request for changes in policies, practices or procedures when necessary to avoid discrimination on the basis of disability.

 

Proposed Fare Increase

The San Mateo County Transit District will hold a public hearing and take public comment on proposed adjustments to its fares to take effect January 2016 and January 2019.

Refer to the table below for the proposed increases for Redi-Wheels and RediCoast.

The last fare increase occurred in 2010 for Full fare customers and 2011 for Lifeline customers.  Customers’ fares cover about 6 percent of the cost to provide the service.

The public hearing will be held by the Board of Directors:
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015 at 2 p.m.
SamTrans Administrative Office - 1250 San Carlos Ave., San Carlos

Prior to the hearing, comments may be sent by mail, e-mail or phone to:
SamTrans, District Secretary
P.O. Box 3006, San Carlos, CA 94070-1306
changes@samtrans.com * 1-800-660-4287 (TTY 650-508-6448)

SamTrans will hold four public meetings to present the proposal and receive comments.  The meetings will take place in:

Municipal Services Building, Council Chambers – Monday, Sept. 14 at 6 p.m.
33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco

East Palo Alto YMCA – Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 6 p.m.
550 Bell St., East Palo Alto

Pacifica Community Center – Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 2 p.m.
540 Crespi Drive, Pacifica

SamTrans Administrative Office – Saturday, Sept. 19 at noon
1250 San Carlos Ave., San Carlos

Hearing impaired and non-English speaking public hearing attendees may arrange for sign language or foreign language translation by calling 650-508-6242 at least three business days prior to the hearing.

Fare Category

Current Fares

Proposed Fares

1/1/16

Proposed Fares

1/1/19

Paratransit & Coastside On-demand Non-ADA Paratransit Service

One-way

$3.75

$4.25

$4.75

Lifeline

$1.75

$2.00

$2.25

 

Agency-paid trips (full fare)

 

 

Effective 7/1/16

Effective 1/1/19

Poplar Recare, Rosener House, San Carlos Adult Day Care, Senior Focus, Senior Day Care, South San Francisco Adult Day Care, Coastside Adult Day Health Care

$4.50

$5.00

$5.50

Seniors Coastsiders

$3.75

$4.25

$4.75

 

 

 

Agency-paid trips (Lifeline)

Poplar Recare, Rosener House, San Carlos Adult Day Care, Senior Focus, Senior Day Care, South San Francisco Adult Day Care, Coastside Adult Day Health Care

$2.25

$2.75

$3.00

Senior Coastsiders

$1.75

$2.00

$2.25

  

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