Harris plan to fund MATA improvements through vehicle fee isn’t a hit with some bus riders

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 13, 2019 6:51 PM CT | Published: September 13, 2019 4:00 AM CT

A proposal by Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris to fund Memphis Area Transit Authority improvements, largely through a $145 per vehicle sustainability fee, isn't popular with some bus riders.


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Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore

Linda A. Moore covers education, South Memphis and Whitehaven. A native of South Memphis, Linda has covered news in Memphis and Shelby County for more than 20 years and was formerly a reporter with The Commercial Appeal.


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