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Intercity Transit asks voters to approve tax increase for ‘transformational’ changes


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– “Intercity Transit will ask for a tax increase in November to fund ‘transformational’ changes”
“Intercity Transit will ask voters to approve an additional 0.4 percent sales and use tax [4 cents per $10 taxable purchase] within its jurisdiction in November to maintain existing service and fund improvements.

The public transit agency’s board approved putting the measure on the ballot at its Aug. 1 meeting. Intercity Transit serves Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater and Yelm, with about 80 percent of its operating revenue coming from sales and use taxes,” by Abby Spegman, The Olympian.
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Posted by Steve on August 12, 2018 at 12:03 am | Permalink

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