Upcoming events for transit types

Actually–very upcoming. These are both happening today.

Fare (pun intended) hearing
What: ST’s holding a public hearing about their proposed light rail fares.
When: Today, Tuesday, February 5th, from noon to 12:30 PM
Where: Union Station, Ruth Fisher Board Room, 401 S. Jackson
Additional information: From ST: “The public’s comments will be presented to the Sound Transit Board in February 2009 for consideration in setting Link’s fare structure and pricing. The Board’s decision is expected in spring 2009.” If you can’t attend the hearing, you can e-mail your feedback.

Zipcar open house
What: Zipcar‘s opening a new office downtown (in, of all things, the old DOL space), and they’re having a grand opening party.
Where: 380 Union
When: Today, Tuesday, February 5th, from 9 AM to 5 PM
Additional information: There will be free food and SWAG, and lots of recruitment; they’re waiving the annual fee for new members. (Also note: Zipcar will be making a joint announcement with the City of Seattle later today. Update: Here’s the announcement.)