NOTIFICATION OF PUBLIC HEARING AND INVITATION TO COMMENT ON PROPOSED CHANGES IN FRED TRANSIT SERVICE TO CAROLINE COUNTY
Date of Hearing: Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
Consistent with FREDericksburg Regional Transit’s (FRED) policy on public participation in connection with potential fare and schedule changes and FRED’s obligations under 49 USC 5307 and Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, FRED hereby notifies the public of proposed changes in transit routes serving Caroline County, and invites you to comment on the possible effects of these potential changes. Additionally, FRED advises the public of a public hearing to be held by the Caroline County Board of Supervisors on this subject during its regular meeting on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
Fall Hill Ave. Stop Changes
Effective Date: January 1, 2018
Stop # 162 will be relocated to Fall Hill Ave. / Wicklow Dr. at the new bus stop shelter.
Stop # 149 will be relocated to Fall Hill Ave. / Wicklow Dr. at the new bus stop shelter.
Fare Increase Approved
Effective Date: July 1, 2017
The City of Fredericksburg has held a public hearing on proposed fare
changes for FREDericksburg Regional Transit (FRED) during the
May 23, 2017, council meeting that was held at City Hall. The proposed fare changes were approved.
Fare Increase Approved: See Changes Here...
EFFECTIVE: July 1, 2016
*Persons 65 years of age or older.
*Eligible persons may ride FRED's regular or VRE service for half-fare during ALL hours of operation.
SmartBenefits - Increased Transit Benefits
Some of FRED's VRE feeder service riders have received an increased transit benefit of up to $255 per month (previously $130). This handout is a reminder about FRED’s participation in the SmartBenefits program and how our VRE feeder service customers can allocate a portion of their benefits to cover the cost of their tickets and/or monthly passes.
More Information Here
FREDericksburg Regional Transit (FRED) provides safe, courteous and efficient public transportation throughout the Fredericksburg Region. FRED operates year-round Monday through Friday and offers special, limited late night service Thursday and Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday during the University of Mary Washington school year. If you have questions, call us at 372.1222 and touch "0" to be connected to the Dispatch Office. For Greyhound information call 373.2103, or visit Greyhound.com.