Metra ticket phone app to be launched in January

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Riders of Metra will soon be able to use their smart phones as tickets.
The Sun-Times reports a new app will allow customers to simply show conductors their tickets by holding up their phones.
The tickets can be purchased through smart phones using a credit, debit, or Ventra card.
The new phone app launches in January, but it will be tested out through a pilot program this fall.

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