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TriMet is proposing raising the fares for Honored Citizen passes from $1 to $1.25.
Honored Citizens are people who are 65 or older or on Medicaid, as well as those experiencing mental or physical disabilities.
Sixty-three percent of Honored Citizens live in poverty.
TriMet estimates it will make $650,000 annually with the fare increase. TriMet’s budget is $504.8 million.