The Mayors Council is holding a public meeting on Thursday this week (Dec 11) 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m at the Anvil Centre Ballroom 777 Columbia St. New Westminster – across the street from the New West Skytrain Station.
At this meeting the Mayors’ are expected to formally choose the funding source or sources they want to go to referendum. According to Global News, it is down to three options: 1) Regional carbon/gas tax 2) Regional vehicle levy 3) Regional sales tax.
Our Backgrounder explains more about the situation, and the importance for HandyDART riders. The Province Newspaper story Mayors’ council has a TransLink funding referendum ready to go after private meeting also provides an update on recent events.