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Tag: METRO bus

Urban Politics #201: Revenge Of The Sith? Response to Streetcar Suppporters Form Letter

June 23rd, 2005

Normally I don’treprint other newsletters in my Urban Politics, but apparently UP# 199 struck a raw nerve among the SLU Streetcar supporters and they have been sending out a form letter to Councilmembers.

I’m reprinting it below with my response. I urge you to decide for yourself and then Email City Hall on where your dollars should go for transit service.


Urban Politics #123: Polls On Sound Transit — Part II

January 13th, 2002

Both polls have similar demographics for age, time living in the Puget Sound region, and home ownership. Both find over 60% identify transportation as the most important regional issue.


Urban Politics #103: Sound Transit Resolutions

March 27th, 2001

I am co-sponsoring two resolutions now before the City Council that deal with Sound Transit. Votes are scheduled for both at the Transportation Committee meeting next Tuesday, April 3 at 2 p.m. Before addressing the details, some background may be helpful.


Urban Politics #35: Library Bond Shaping Up

May 3rd, 1998

The City Council met with Head Librarian and Board Members to discuss the public’s reaction so far to the proposed bond. Overall reaction has been positive.