Research and materials produced by Voices for Public Transportation and our partners.
REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION MEASURE REVENUE ESTIMATES
December 6, 2019
Strategic Economics prepared this independent research for the Silicon Valley Community Foundation to analyze the potential of several funding mechanisms for a regional transportation funding measure, focusing on revenue sources that could mitigate any regressive impacts on low-income households or businesses providing middle wage jobs.
OPERATIONS FUNDING FOR A WORLD-CLASS TRANSIT SYSTEM
An estimate of how much operations funding is needed to support an optimal and equitable level of transit service for the San Francisco Bay Area.
POLL: VOTERS FAVOR INCOME TAX ON WEALTHY OVER SALES TAX TO FUND REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION
May 7, 2020
A poll of likely Bay Area voters showed that an income tax surcharge on incomes over one million dollars is more popular than a sales tax as a way to fund regional transportation improvements.