More bad news for TriMet, and for us – they need to take $27M out of their budget this year, and that implies some big cuts in service.
Suppose as a community we decided it was time to do something else. How would we raise more revenue for transit operations (NOT for capital). How might we do it? Here are just a couple of ideas:
- A local sales tax dedicated to transit operations
- A tax on commercial parking spaces
What’s your good idea? What would voters and leaders in this region sign up for?