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Metra CEO: Rail Agency May Hike Fares, Impose Service Cuts

Metra CEO Alex Clifford is weighing a plan to cut service and raise fares as early as July, to offset recent high fuel costs. Newsradio 780’s Bob Roberts reports.


Gas Prices

Quinn Has No Plan To Cut Gas Tax

Once again, Chicagoans are paying more for gasoline than anyplace else in the US. The average price for a gallon is now $4.35.

CBS 2–05/03/2011

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Airfares On The Rise As Fuel Prices Soar

Airfares are on the rise in Chicago and across the country, as fuel prices are hitting their highest level ever for this time of year.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2011