Fares creep up to $2.50, N6X college bus service returns

Fare Increase Effective September 1, 2014 cash fares will increase from $2.25 to $2.50 for regular riders of the NICE bus system. Senior fare, for those 65 and older, is $1.10 – while Student fare (with a Student pass) will be $2.10. We shared a few months ago that “a handful of people raised concernsContinue reading “Fares creep up to $2.50, N6X college bus service returns”

Nassau County Executive’s Office seeking Fall 2014 interns

[Via Nassau County] The Nassau County Executive’s Office is looking for interns for the Fall semester. Please send applications to interns@nassaucountyny.gov by September 5th. Description Students wishing to acquire a variety of volunteer-employment experiences will join a stimulating, fast-paced public servant environment, and learn the many facets of municipal government. Days/hours are flexible. Nassau CountyContinue reading “Nassau County Executive’s Office seeking Fall 2014 interns”

Nassau buses get ready to increase fares by $0.25

[Via Newsday] Cash fares will rise 25 cents each way for riders of the NICE bus system beginning Sept. 1. Nassau’s Bus Transit Committee, after two public hearings Wednesday marked with criticism from riders and advocates, voted to help balance the service’s budget by raising fares for riders of the Nassau Inter-County Express who payContinue reading “Nassau buses get ready to increase fares by $0.25”