Sales Tax Proposal to Help Fund Transit & Cycling
February 26, 2013
The Metro Vancouver Mayors Council is proposing a sales tax of between .1% and .5% to help fund transit (and cycling) in Metro Vancouver, added to their list of possible funding sources that they are approaching the Provincial Government with. HUB has written a letter of support.
Consider sending an email in support of more funding for transit and cycling including the sales tax, vehicle levy, carbon tax and road pricing to:
Christy Clark <firstname.lastname@example.org> and Adrian Dix <email@example.com>
And your MLA:
These news organizations are taking polls:
In the United States, such sales taxes are commonly used to support transit and cycling, with voter support.