Employers, local authorities, users… All parties will pay more to finance public transport in Île-de-France.
Never again. In January, the Navigo p monthly had increased by 12%, from 75.20 euros to 84.10 euros. In disaster, in December 2022, the government wrote a check for 200 million euros to Île-de-France Mobilités so that the increase was not even greater.
This put an end to a knife war of several months on the subject between the executive and Valérie Pécresse, president of the Île-de-France region. Users were stunned: why such an increase when the Paris metro and buses were seriously dysfunctional?
This year, no psychodrama. “A memorandum of understanding on the financing of public transport in the Ile-de-France region between the government and IDFM (Île-de-France Mobilités) is being finalized», Underlines those around Valérie Pécresse. The Minister of Transport, Clément Beaune, and the president of the Île-de-France region will sign it on Tuesday and will specify its outlines. But we already know the main points