MATA chief says referendum on bus funding source could follow city elections

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 09, 2019 10:25 AM CT | Published: August 08, 2019 5:02 PM CT

On "Behind The Headlines," Gary Rosenfeld said a revenue source, possibly from a sales tax hike or gas tax hike, is needed to implement a two-year-old plan to increase the frequency of bus trips in the core city and to find ways to connect areas outside of the core. 

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Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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