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December 28, 2007



2008 Transit Fares
Released: 10:15 a.m.

NEWS @ A GLANCE:

With the exception of all monthly passes - new transit fares will be in effect January 1, 2008.
(for more details, please read the full media release below)

MEDIA RELEASE:

WINNIPEG December 28, 2007

With the exception of all monthly passes - new transit fares will be in effect January 1, 2008.
2008
2007
Cash    
* Full Fare
$2.25
$2.00
* Reduced
$1.75
$1.65
* Senior (65+)
$1.75
$1.65
* Children
Free
(5 & under)
Free
(4 & under)
     
Ticket
* Full Fare
$1.95
$1.85
* Reduced
$1.35
$1.25
* Senior
$0.97
$0.93
     

Monthly Pass (no increase)

* Full Fare
$71.25
$71.25
* Reduced
$48.15
$48.15
* Senior
$35.65
$35.65
* Post-Secondary
$57.00
$57.00
     
SuperPass
(7 day pass - Mon-Sun)
* Full Fare
$19.50
$18.50
* Reduced
$13.50
$12.50
* Senior
$9.75
$9.30
     
Max 5 Pass
(5 day pass - Mon-Fri)
* Full Fare
$17.50
$16.65
 

New Handi-Transit fares will also be in effect January 1st, 2008.
 
2008
2007
* Full Cash Fare
$2.25
$2.00
* Full Ticket Fare
$1.95
$1.85
* Monthly Pass
$71.25
$71.25


The age at which children can ride for free (when accompanied by a fare paying passenger) has been extended to 5 and under from 4 and under.

Weekly and monthly pass purchasers are eligible for a 15% federal government transit tax credit, visit www.winnipegtransit.com for more information. Pass purchasers should save their monthly or weekly passes and sales receipts.

2007 transit tickets (plus cash difference) will be accepted until March 31st, 2008.

Transit passes and tickets (sold in strips of 5 or 10) are available at over 140 retail outlets throughout Winnipeg. For a complete list of sales locations visit www.winnipegtransit.com or check the Transit Guide in the MTS Yellow Pages.



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Closing of Kenaston snow disposal site

Released: 10:45 a.m.

NEWS @ A GLANCE:

Effective at 3:00 p.m. today, the Kenaston snow disposal site will be closed until further notice.
(for more details, please read the full media release below)

MEDIA RELEASE:

WINNIPEG December 28, 2007 - Effective at 3:00 p.m. today, the Kenaston snow disposal site will be closed until further notice. The department will be conducting maintenance work to the site which will take several days to complete. This work is required given the high volume of traffic which has been experienced at the site.

The public is advised to use alternate sites, such as the disposal sites at Wilkes (Charleswood Lagoon), McPhillips, South End Pollution Control Centre, and Ravelston.



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Last update: 28.12.2007

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