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Starting on Jan. 1, BART will roll out its proof of payment system to deal with its rampant fare evasion problem.
Repeat adult BART fare cheats could be issued a criminal citation under a new revised proposed ordinance.
Fare cheats who ride on BART could be in for a surprise if officials approve slapping adult fare evaders with a $120 citation.
A policy that was to prevent riders from taking up more than one seat during rush hour on BART no longer exists.
BART riders who buy magnetic paper tickets from station vending machines may want to start using a Clipper card.
BART is looking to rework its seat hog rules, designed to discourage riders from hogging more than one seat during rush hour.
One option off the table for the BART budget staff to study is to raise the minimum fare.