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Officials float San Francisco Bay area mileage tax

OAKLAND, Calif. — San Francisco Bay area officials will study a proposal to charge motorists a tax on every mile they drive in the nine-county region as a way to raise money for roads and public transit while reducing traffic … Continue reading

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Dick Spotswood: Sinking those toll dollars into SF real estate – Marin Independent

EACH YEAR available funds for basic governmental service decrease. In Marin, police, fire, schools, sewers, public transit and social services all have to make do with less. Part of the cause is too much tax revenue ends up paying for … Continue reading

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MTC on track to leave Oakland for San Francisco

Blanca Torres Reporter – San Francisco Business Times Email The Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Bay Area Toll Authority plan to meet Wednesday morning to re-affirm their decision to move their offices to San Francisco. The commission and toll authority … Continue reading

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MTC halts move to buy S.F. building

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission, under fire from the city of Oakland and East Bay lawmakers, voted Wednesday to rescind its July decision to purchase a building at 390 Main St. in San Francisco and remake it into a regional government … Continue reading

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