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Most New York City Ferry riders will pay $4, a $1 increase.

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Since Monday, the cost of a single ride on one of New York City's ferries has risen to $4 from the previous price of $2.75.

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One-time visitors may notice higher charges, while regular users, seniors, those with disabilities, and those with limited financial means will see cheaper pricing.

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The Mayor of New York, Eric Adams, began working on a plan in July to cut the operating deficit, and these changes are a component of that plan.

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The New York City Ferry is a service that has been in operation since since Bill de Blasio, the city's previous mayor, established it.

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Officials anticipate that the price increases will bring in an additional $2 million for the city's coffers. While this will help reduce the operating deficit,

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Which was previously anticipated to be $37 million for the preceding fiscal year, it will only go a small way toward eliminating the deficit.

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Ferry commuters may purchase 10 tickets for $27.50, or $2.75 each. Within 90 days after purchase, use the tickets. Monday's prices changed.

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Those who are 65 years old or older, have a handicap, or are enrolled in the city's Fair Prices program, which provides MetroCards to individuals with low incomes,

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Are eligible for reduced fares on the New York City subway system. The reduced fare is $1.35. Passengers are need to fill out an application form online in order to be evaluated.

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