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DASH Seeking Input on Transit Development Plan | News Release | DASH

DASH is seeking public feedback on the FY2020 DASH Transit Development Plan.

The plan proposes a fare increase beginning in September 2019 and identifies potential service improvements for the AT-1 and AT-9. DASH has released a draft version of its FY 2020 Transit Development Plan, which outlines fare and service changes for the period beginning July 1, 2019.  The most significant proposals are as follows:

  1. Increase the DASH one-way base fare from $1.75 to $2.00, effective September 1, 2019;
  2. Increase the cost of a monthly DASH Pass from $45 to $50, effective September 1, 2019; and
  3. Potential service increases on the AT-1 and AT-9 are also proposed, pending funding availability.

To provide feedback on the proposed FY 2020 fare increases and service changes, please use one of the following options:
Public Meetings for DASH FY 2020 Transit Development Plan:

  • Wednesday, March 27, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
    Armstrong Recreation Center (Formerly Cora Kelly Rec Center)
    5 West Reed Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22305
    Get there using the AT-9, AT-10 or Metrobus 10A, 10B or 10E!
  • Thursday, March 28, 6:30 – 8:00 PM
    William Ramsay Recreation Center
    5650 Sanger Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22311
    Get there using the AT-1, AT-2 or Metrobus 7A or 7F!
  • Wednesday, April 10, 5:30 PM  (Regular DASH Board Meeting)
    Alexandria City Hall, Council Work Room, 2nd Floor
    301 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
    Get there using the King Street Trolley or many other DASH routes!

Other Ways to Provide Input:

To view the FY 2020 Transit Development Plan and to find out how to provide feedback please visit:

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