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Unlimited transit pass for students ending soon

A pilot program in San Diego high schools gives students unlimited access to public transit – but only through June. Students support the program, which saves them and their parents money and gives them more independence, but it’s not clear whether the city or county will fund the passes through the next school year. “Decision makers are a little bit removed from the community and they don’t necessarily know the struggles young people go through – trying to go to school, to swim practice, picking up younger siblings from school…”  Find out more in a video from Media Arts Center San Diego.

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This entry was posted on May 21, 2015 by in Media Arts Center, Video and tagged , .

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