Executive asks Council to take action on Metro funding

Press conference for CRC

Congestion reduction charge press conference. Courtesy of Ned Ahrens, King County

This from a news release just issued by the County Executive’s office:

Executive calls on King County Council to enact interim Metro funding.
The recession-driven decline in the sales-tax revenues that support public transit leaves the Metropolitan King County Council with two choices – ensure interim funding to continue service at current levels, or face the reality of cutting 17 percent of bus service.

Read a full version of the release here.

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