Baker proposes $1 fee per ride-hailing trip

Would use portion of money to boost MBTA funding

GOV. CHARLIE BAKER wants to increase funding for the MBTA by $134.8 million in the coming fiscal year, and cover part of the cost by raising fees on ride-hailing trips from 20 cents to $1 per ride. Baker said ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft account for 100 million rides annually. “It’s very important, it’s(...)

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