Oregon’s $8 billion transportation bill promises ‘congestion relief’ by doubling down on highways

The speculations are over and now the debates can begin.

On Wednesday night a bipartisan committee of state legislators released the first draft of the transportation funding package. The 298-page House Bill 2017 aims to raise $8.2 billion over the next 10 years from a combination of increases to existing taxes and fees, and a few new ones.

Source: Oregon’s $8 billion transportation bill promises ‘congestion relief’ by doubling down on highways – BikePortland.org