The City of Pleasanton has announced a fee increase for Pleasanton Paratransit Services (PPS) rides effective July 1, 2019.

Seniors in Pleasanton and Sunol who are 70 years and older, or 18 years and older and ADA qualified are eligible to use PPS.

PPS fees will be adjusted to the following rates:

Resident in town $3.50; resident out of town $4; non-resident in town $4; non-resident out of town $4.50; resident punch card $35; non-resident punch card $40.

Current punch cards will be honored through their expiration dates at the new rates.

The City will continue to offer a fee assistance program that provides qualifying riders with a 75% discount. Applications for the Fee Assistance program can be found at www.cityofpleasantonca.gov under Recreation/Seniors, RADD, Paratransit. Applications are also available at the Paratransit Office at the Pleasanton Senior Center, 5353 Sunol Blvd., Pleasanton.

The new rates are effective July 1, 2019.