Alameda CTC Board Meeting – Measure B Reauthorization

From EBBC:

EBBC and our Coalition Partners are succeeding in gaining support for approximately $1 Billion for bike/ped projects in the Measure B Reauthorization-your Alameda County transportation sales tax. We are reaching out to individual members of the Alameda CTC Board and they are agreeing that more money in Measure B to fund bike/ped projects is a good thing and a popular thing, both of which will help build strong voter support for passage of Measure B at the November 2012 ballot.

What you can do:
We still need your support at the:

  • Alameda CTC Board meeting
    January 26, 3:00-5:00pm
    Alameda CTC offices
    1333 Broadway, Suite 300Please come, bring your friends, and voice your support for a strong Measure B with solid funding for bike/ped projects and better transit service. Can’t make the meeting. Send an email to the Alameda CTC Board with your vote to increase funding for better transit, stronger BART projects, and of course good bike/ped funding. Thanks for your help!

The Steering Committee for the Measure B Reauthorization meets from 12-3pm and the full Board meets from 3-5pm. Public comments are at 12noon and 3pm. This is our last, best chance to secure hundreds of millions of dollars to complete a significant portion of the Countywide Bicycle Plan. Please come and show your support at any time during this 5-hour, marathon session. The East Bay Bicycle Coalition and our partners will be there in force to show a tremendous amount of public support for a better Measure B. Thanks for coming out.

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