Enacts the Improving Manufacturing, Public Roads and Opportunities for a Vibrant Economy (IMPROVE) Act. Enacted. Read SB 1221 here.
As part of a 6 cent gas tax increase, $100 million goes to municipal governments, with 1% of that designated for multimodal projects. Enacted. Read SB 0534 here.
33% of gas tax revenue is to be used for public transportation. SB 291 referred to Senate Committee. Read SB 291 here. HB 352 referred to House Committee. Read HB 352 here.
In 2013, California’s Senate Bill 99 created California’s first active transportation program. Earlier in the year, the governor had proposed cuts to active transportation funding. A coalition of advocates—including Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, the Coalition for Recreational Trails, the Safe Routes...
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