Voters Approve Tax Hike For More Rapid Transit

Denver metro area voters increased their taxes to support FasTracks.
November 4, 2004, 12pm PST | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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"Voters hiked their taxes in exchange for more rapid transit - to the airport, Boulder, Golden, Thornton and more - and ushered in a new era of metro cooperation in a decisive vote for FasTracks...

When completed in 2017, FasTracks will reshape how people get around Denver as well as channel land development into a tighter and less sprawling pattern. It promises to speed commute times and offer an alternative to bumper-to-bumper traffic - though critics believe the impact on congestion will be minimal."

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

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Published on Wednesday, November 3, 2004 in The Rocky Mountain News
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