Free Muni for Low-Income Kids Passes SFMTA Board
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According to reports from Tuesday’s SFMTA board meeting, something like free Muni for kids has made it onto the budget for the next couple of years.
The board favored a free youth pass program for low-income students, but members weren’t convinced that expanding the proposal to include anyone under 17 would be worth the trade-offs in cuts to Muni maintenance that staff presented to the board — at least in this budget cycle.
The two-year budget must now be approved by the Board of Supervisors before going into effect. Read Streetsblog SF for more.