The Bus Goes On

The Metro levy passed by 52%.  People need that bus to get to work and maintain their lives. Without it, we would see our costs rise as employers would have to pay higher wages, and many workers would become unemployed.

Good job Summit County!

          Issue 8 - Metro Regional Transit Authority
          Sales/Use Tax, .25%, Additional, Continuing
          (Vote For Not More Than )  1
              (WITH 475 OF 475 PRECINCTS COUNTED)
           YES  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    80,960   52.14
           NO.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    74,319   47.86

About Terra Milo

Terra Milo is Your Computer Girl. She believes that technology runs on energy, so when you're creating websites and emails, you are literally sending energy to your potential clients. Make sure that energy is confident, positive, and enlightening! Terra teaches coaches and entrepreneurs all the computer skills they need to launch their business and spread their mission in the world. From websites to newsletters to social media, she will empower you with skills and confidence so you can infuse your messages with inspiration and love.

4 thoughts on “The Bus Goes On

  1. Awesome! I am so glad so many people got out and voted. It was a much needed action. Good job!
    Jean from ‘The Rogue Nation’

  2. VOR,
    Yes, we both drive to work. Unfortunately, we live in an area where the bus route is not safe for me, and my husband is unable to take the bus due to his work hours. Our goal is to be a one-car family, so when we move out of Akron, we will live in a city with safer public transportation. If the city of Akron provides more security measures along the bus route, I will be the first to drop the extra car and take the bus.

    I’m glad this issue passed because it keeps costs down for everyone in Summit County, as employers don’t have to raise prices to pay higher wages to car-owning staff, and more people are able to keep their jobs instead of going on welfare. Additionally, the passage of Issue 8 will allow the SCAT to continue operation, which provides a valuable service to elderly and disabled citizens, so they are able to live their lives.

    Issue 8 was about more than the environment. It was about the economy, and helping people.

Your kind thoughts...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s