GRTC Pulse Fare Collection & Enforcement Costs

Kristin Reed filed this request with the GRTC Transit System of Virginia.


From: Kristin Reed

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

*the total monthly costs for fare collection on the GRTC Pulse line, including maintenance of fare collection boxes and related technology
*the monthly costs of fare collection enforcement including staffing and marketing
*the monthly costs born by GRTC or by the city of Richmond of any subsidized ridership, including VCU and RPS
*The monthly earnings of GRTC's Pulse line

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Kristin Reed

From: GRTC Transit System

Good morning,

GRTC is in receipt of your request and will respond by the close of business on January 28, 2020.

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Carrie Rose Pace

From: GRTC Transit System

Good afternoon,

Attached are the requested financials.

Just in case you were not already aware, GRTC provides monthly financials publicly, and those are posted in our Board Reports: You can also view other reports provided monthly.


Carrie Rose Pace
Director of Communications
P 804 358 3871 ext. 354 | C 804 516 4148 | F 804 474 9993 |<>
301 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23224


From: Kristin Reed


Thanks so much for your help with this request! I really appreciate it. I've taken note of the materials in the Board reports -- appreciate the link.

Kristin Reed