SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sacramento Regional Transit (RT) officials have momentarily backed off a plan to allow alcohol advertising on the sides of buses and light-rail trains, The Sacramento Bee reports.

Several RT board members balked at the idea to increase revenues by accepting beer and wine ads, expressing concerns “about promoting alcohol use due to the potential negative health impacts associated with alcohol consumption,” according to the report.

A six member committee has been formed to discuss the issue and make recommendations in mid-December. For the full story, click here.

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