Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado: Transportation Advocacy Becoming (too) Popular?

Fix North I-25/Fix Colorado Roads has been pushing for a new bonding program to fund key transportation projects for three years. Now other groups have joined the chorus, but there is no consensus on the most realistic transportation funding solution. While more transportation advocacy is good, multiple groups with multiple messages creates confusion, reducing the… Continue reading Colorado: Transportation Advocacy Becoming (too) Popular?

Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Colorado: Transportation Hot Topic at Capitol

NCLA and its business allies have succeeded in making transportation a top priority for the 2017 session, but that doesn’t mean the legislative leadership agrees on how to fund it. Democrats, led by Speaker Crisanta Duran like the idea of a new State sales tax. Republicans, led by Senate President Kevin Grantham insist any funding… Continue reading Colorado: Transportation Hot Topic at Capitol

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Colorado: Contractors Nix Transportation Ballot Question

The Colorado Contractors Association (CCA) announced it will not campaign for a transportation sales tax on the November ballot. Previously CCA had pulled multiple ballot titles but had not come to a final decision to move forward, CCA’s Executive Director, Tony Milo wrote, “our investors have made the difficult but smart decision to hold off… Continue reading Colorado: Contractors Nix Transportation Ballot Question