Metro Vancouver homeowners will see the transit portion of their taxes increase by an average of $3.58 this year.

The owner of an average house in the Lower Mainland, assessed at less than $590,000, will see the TransLink portion their taxes increase to $224.05, which is up from $220.47 last year.

And as of April, TransLink will also increase the price of its monthly FareCards, its FareSaver tickets and employer pass program.