Friday, December 06, 2019
KANSAS CITY FREEBIE PUBLIC TRANSIT: HOW LONG WILL IT LAST WITHOUT INEVITABLE TAX INCREASE HELP?!?!
Mayor & Council passed this deal knowing that the economics didn't work . . . The system starts on a path toward insolvency with locals expected to pay up in the very near future . . . And so the inevitable question arises . . .
WHAT KIND OF TAX INCREASE WILL VOTERS ENDURE TO KEEP KANSAS CITY PUBLIC TRANSIT FREE?!?!
Read more about this municipal achievement:
Kansas City becomes 1st major American city with universal fare-free public transit
"Kansas City's streetcar has been free since it opened, and is now joined by the city's bus system. Free bus service, which is expected to cost about $8 million has been pitched as a major help to low income residents who rely on transit to commute to work."
Developing . . .