Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Vancouver - Why we’re voting “yes” to new transit and transportation funding in the referendum
The proposed tax increase would raise approximately $250 million per year,https://www.straight.com/news/402061/why-were-voting-yes-new-transit-and-transportation-funding-referendum and a cumulative total of over $2.5 billion over 10 years. This would represent the region’s contribution towards an overall $7.5 billion capital plan for transit and transportation investments, with the balance of funding coming from the provincial and federal governments. Read more.