Free Muni for Low-Income Youth ***Article***

“Taking Muni to school might seem like the most obvious option for low-income students, but for 15-year-old Rosie Balberan, finding 75 cents wasn’t as easy as it sounds.

“We didn’t have a lot of change around the house and it was beginning to become a hassle to scramble up money just for the bus,” the Balboa High School sophomore said.

But thanks to The City’s free Muni passes for low-income youths, that has not been an issue since March. The pilot program is off to a great start in its first five months, according to recent enrollment numbers.”
-Jessica Kwong, SF Examiner

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