Wisconsin RTA bill passes committee, moves to Assembly

I would like to take a moment to thank Wisconsin Assembly Rep. Alvin Ott, for doing something I did not expect. Rep. Ott is a Republican who hails from the Fox Valley, and he voted in favor of Assembly Bill 282, which would enable most municipalities to create regional transit authorities (RTAs). Those are vitalContinue reading “Wisconsin RTA bill passes committee, moves to Assembly”

Wisconsin RTA bill to pass Assembly committee, then Assembly… and what of the state Senate?

Word from Rep. Christine Sinicki is that the Assembly RTA bill will pass committee tomorrow, and should pass the Assembly as well. The real trick, apparently, will be to get it passed in the state Senate. Sen. Jeff Plale, who represents me, sent me a letter saying he’s co=sponsored an RTA bill. (I don’t haveContinue reading “Wisconsin RTA bill to pass Assembly committee, then Assembly… and what of the state Senate?”