Tag Archives: bus rapid transit
Sometimes it’s best to quit while you’re ahead. Clark County Commissioner David Madore appeared to have majority support for a transit-related resolution during this week’s C-Tran board meeting, only to see it evaporate during deliberation. Madore had introduced a resolution calling for C-Tran to “discuss, consider, and courteously regard” the outcome of last week’s advisory […]
There’s been a familiar formula for public comment at C-Tran board meetings in recent years. It usually goes something like this: Columbia River Crossing. Light rail. Vote of the people. Rinse. Repeat. But this month marked the first C-Tran meeting since the CRC began shutting down, spelling the demise of the $3.4 billion megaproject. So […]
When the official minutes of this week’s C-Tran board meeting are finalized, you’ll see this phrase: “Tom Mielke motioned, Tim Leavitt seconded, and motion carried…” A new political alliance? Well, probably not.