We regard provision of an integrated, efficient, multimodal, cost effective public transportation network as an important responsibility of local and regional government.
We believe that the true cost of transportation should be made known and that local tax money should be used to reduce traffic congestion without incurring indebtedness. A variety of funding methods are appropriate including general funds, sales tax revenues and private sources such developers' fees. The funds generated should be spent on the most cost effective traffic reduction projects. Among the measures we support are: