Our local public transit system is making some major changes in 2010. Along with the usual fare increase (its $0.25 this time), they’re also switching everything over to the new ORCA card system.
I ordered mine and added a PugetPass online. It was fairly straightforward.
If you usually use transit passes, you’ll need to get one of these new cards (unless you get them from your work – they’ll take care of it for you). Get one before Feb. 1st – that’s when they start charging $5 just for the card.
You can order one online at www.orcacard.com or …