St. Louis recently got a grant from the Federal Government for Community Planning, and now MetroLink and East-West Gateway need to plan how to use it.
Hike involves two-hour and monthly passes
Nothing withheld from Metro appropriation as some council members had threatened.
Metro was not consulted nor notified ahead of time by measure’s sponsor.
Illinois stands to lose $650 million in federal motor fuel tax under a transportation bill that is poised to come up for a vote in the U.S. House this week.
Measure would eliminate dedicated mass transit funding
Agency part of network of local, state and federal agencies constantly monitoring threat levels.
Says no car households in service area have access to transit
Metro says many of the jobs are outside its service area