July 23, 2014

Transit use increases in Tucson 2005-10

Arizona Public Media “Pima County voters approved the RTA sales tax in 2026. In 2012, Tucson voters approved a property tax to pay for $20 million worth of maintenance on roads in the city for five years. Those taxes are potentially a model for future transportation funding, Rothschild said.

‘So you may have to see more property tax allocated to road maintenance, more sales tax allocated as a dedicated source to transit, because that’s what our community wants,’ he said.” Read more…