Metro Board OKs plan to continue planning of second and third decade Measure R projects

The Metro Board voted Thursday morning to direct staff to continue planning on second- and third decade Measure R projects — the idea is have projects ready to be constructed if funds become available to accelerate them.

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The Board also approved the following amendment by Board Members Diane DuBois, Gloria Molina and Mel Wilson:

Here is a recent post about this item, along with the staff report.

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  1. It is hard to imagine the board moving forward like this without having the ‘alternative’ funding already lined up, at least for the projects listed in item 4. Measure J would have taken care of it all, sigh… but this post makes me wonder what the board has up their sleeves in terms of project acceleration. I guess we’ll find out in March.

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  2. Dr. M on January 24, 2013 at 8:45 PM said:
    It is hard to imagine the board moving forward like this without having the ‘alternative’ funding already lined up, at least for the projects listed in item 4. Measure J would have taken care of it all, sigh… but this post makes me wonder what the board has up their sleeves in terms of project acceleration. I guess we’ll find out in March.

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