Tax increase to fund Chicago transit
CHICAGO — Illinois lawmakers are considering a sales tax increase of one quarter of one percentage point to relieve transit agencies that are proposing significant fare increases and service cuts. For the full story, click here.
Provo commuter rail project approved
PROVO, UTAH — The Utah Transit Authority and the County Commission agreed on a transit project plan that will bring approximately $15 million in yearly revenue. For the full story, click here.
Internet makes using bus easier
LAWRENCE, KAN. — A city commissioner proposes using inexpensive technology similar to MapQuest to simplify bus scheduling for users. For the full story, click here.