The most important Sacramento issue on November's ballot is one you may have overlooked
The Sacramento Bee | October 19, 2016: "Measure B is the most important local issue on the November ballot.
It’s a chance for Sacramento County to invest in itself, to actually work cooperatively in a way that rarely happens in this region. It will raise a projected $3.6 billion over 30 years to be spent on fixing crumbling roads, building badly needed bridges and creating safer bike paths."
Bite the bullet for Measure B sales tax
The Sacramento Bee | Sept. 27, 2016: "Given the decrepit condition of so much of Sacramento County's transportation infrastructure... We recommend that county voters approve Measure B."
Measure B is vital to Sacramento's future
The Sacramento Business Journal | October 5, 2016: "For businesses and the regional economy to grow, we need better roads, bridges and transit. ... We all need Sacramento County businesses to support Measure B on the Nov. 8 ballot."
Measure B transportation funding proposal on Sacramento County November 2016 ballot
In spring 2016, the Sacramento Transportation Authority approved the Measure B Transportation Sales Tax Expenditure Plan that will be considered by voters on the November 2016 ballot. If approved, Measure B would raise $3.6 billion over 30 years to repave streets, repair aging roads and bridges, and fund new projects, including the Connector expressay.
Next Connector JPA Board meeting scheduled for October 28
The next Connector JPA Board meeting will be held on Friday, Oct. 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Rancho Cordova City Council Chambers, 2729 Prospect Park Drive, Rancho Cordova.
Latest Connector e-newsletter highlights progress on several segments
Topics included in the latest Connector e-newsletter:
Sacramento region congestion is real and growing
As the economy improves, Sacramento's notorious bottlenecks are getting worse. The Capital SouthEast Connector is a beltway, or bypass, that will alleviate traffic through the congested downtown Sacramento freeway network.