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Local Leaders Clash on Transit

Chapelboro Anne Brenner Reporting Additional Reporting by Aaron Keck CHAPEL HILL- Local leaders have numerous disagreements about a proposal for a half-cent sales tax increase to pay for long-term improvements in Orange County’s public transit system—and they’re particularly at odds … Continue reading

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A Primer on the Transit Plan

Orange County Voice just released this summary in their 10/19/12 newsletter Primer on Transit Plan, Taxes and Fees Voters will decide a 1/2 cent tax increase for transit.  Please take a few minutes to learn about this tax and the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Smart Transit for Orange County

In November, Orange County voters voted for a one-half percent sales tax for transit.  Orange County is proceeding with a plan for spending our transit dollars – much will go to the light rail line between Duke Medical Center and … Continue reading

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