Clipper START

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Eleven more Bay Area transit agencies today joined the Clipper START® program, which allows lower-income adults age 19-64 to receive fare discounts ranging from 20% to 50% on most transit systems...

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Six more Bay Area transit agencies this month will join the new Clipper START program, which allows lower-income adults age 19-64 to receive fare discounts ranging from 20 percent to 50 percent on...

News Release

As Bay Area transit ridership climbs back from the decline caused by the pandemic, the new Clipper START program allows lower-income adults to receive big fare discounts on BART, Muni, Caltrain, and...

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MTC’s Operations Committee today approved a $1.7 million contract with Cubic Transportation Services, Inc. to provide customer service and eligibility verification for Clipper START, the region’s...

For most Bay Area households, transportation is the third-biggest monthly expense — trailing only the cost of housing and food. Clipper START is a fare-discount pilot program for riders with lower...

Creating and running the Bay Area’s regional transportation infrastructure requires money. The Transit Finance Working Group meets monthly to discuss a wide range of financial issues related to...