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T may revisit fares for The Ride service for elderly, disabled

WORCESTER — As MBTA officials mull potential fare increases timed for next summer, they may revisit last year’s dramatic price hikes for The Ride, the T’s door-to-door service for the elderly and people with disabilities.

MBTA general manager Beverly A. Scott said Wednesday at a Department of Transportation board of directors meeting that the agency may consider freezing fares for The Ride at current levels — or potentially even lowering them.

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