Notice of Rate Change – Effective June 1, 2024

Casco Bay Island Transit District Public Notice

NOTICE OF RATE CHANGE – Effective June 1, 2024

Notice is hereby given that, effective June 1, 2024, Casco Bay Island Transit District is discontinuing all Peak and Off-Peak Passenger Rates (including commuter books) previously differentiated by island and replacing them with the following Round Trip Passenger Rates for all islands. Bike and Domestic Animal rates are also changing.

All Islands Peak Season Off-Peak Season
Full Price (adult) $14.00 $7.20
Half Price (senior, child, disabled) $7.00 $3.60
30-day pass $48.00 $32.00
Half Price 30-day pass (senior, child, disabled) $24.00 $16.00
90-day pass $144.00 $96.00
Half Price 90-day pass (senior, child, disabled) $72.00 $48.00
Annual pass $432.00 $432.00
Half Price Annual pass (senior, child, disabled) $216.00 $216.00
Bike $7.00 $7.00
Bike (child) $3.50 $3.50
Domestic Animal $4.50 $4.50

 

Each 30-day, 90-day, and Annual pass includes the transportation of one bike and/or domestic animal with the pass holder. All currently outstanding tickets, passes and books will continue to be valid until the expiration date as printed. For purposes of discounted fares, the definition of child will be as follows: children under 5 years of age will be transported free while children 5 or more years but under eighteen years of age will be transported at the children’s fares named herein.

A public hearing and Board of Directors vote and approval for these changes was conducted on April 25, 2024.  More information will be available at the Transit District’s website. Any 50 or more ratepayers may file pursuant to 35A M.S.R.A., Section 1302, a written request with the Maine Public Utilities Commission in Augusta for an investigation of the rate changes adopted by the Transit District.

For more information about the process and background, click here.