Stockpiling

A Metra Commuter Train (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Metra Riders Rush To Buy Tickets Before Fare Hike

Irritated commuters rushed Tuesday to buy Metra tickets before fare hikes averaging 25 percent go into effect Wednesday, but they couldn’t buy more than a month’s worth of discounted 10-ride passes, thanks to a Metra policy designed to prevent stockpiling.

01/31/2012

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Metra To Slap Limits On Purchases Of 10-Ride Tickets

If you are worried about a Metra fare increase, and want to stockpile 10-ride tickets, you had better act now.

WBBM Newsradio–11/09/2011