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Getting There: STA says it can navigate $126 million shortfall without stopping service expansion or projects

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 3, 2020

A conservative approach to using revenue has allowed the transit agency to look ahead without major interruptions to service, a spokesman said. But fewer people riding the bus means less taken in through fares, which has STA and government officials asking how they can raise money without burdening low-income riders who rely on the service for essential travel.