"What the Transportation Sales Tax Means For
Us" Stuart Cohen and Jeff
Hobson speaking at SPUR.
Tuesday, 1/18/2005 - 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
A brown-bag forum held at SPUR, 312 Sutter St. (at Grant), Fifth Floor,
from 12:30 to 1:30 pm. SPUR is located close to the Powell St. BART station
and several Muni lines.
SPUR Forums are open to the public, free for members and $5 for non-members.
Last November, voters in four countiesSan Mateo, Contra Costa, Marin,
Sonomapassed sales taxes to fund transportation improvements. Combined
with other measures passed in 2004, Bay Area voters approved over $10
billion in new transportation funding. Please join us for an overview of
these plans, lessons learned, and the broader implications for Bay Area
transportation, with two leaders in the field, Stuart Cohen and Jeff Hobson
of the Transportation and Land Use Coalition.