Taxi increase today
Commuters should know shortly how much more they will have to pay for bus and taxi fares.
Bus and taxi operators had requested an increase of up to 60 percent.
Transport Minister, Mike Henry is expected to disclose the new rates at a press conference now underway at the Ministry’s offices.
Communications Manager at the Transport Ministry, Reginald Allen says other plans for the transport sector will also be disclosed during today’s press conference.
In addition Mr. Allen said a status report will be given on upgrading work to facilitate better traffic flow in the Kingston Metropolitan Transport region.