Metro Vancouver’s Livability On the Line: Transit “Plebiscite”
For the record, here was the recommended ballot by the Mayors. The changes made by the Province are noted below.
The final ballot will ask: “Do you support a new 0.5% Metro Vancouver Congestion Improvement Tax, to be dedicated to the Mayors’ Transportation and Transit Plan?”
The Province calls it a plebiscite – but everyone else is still calling it a referendum. So will we.
Vancouver Sun: Vote on proposed 0.5% transit tax could cost millions
B.C. says it will fund the plebiscite, but not the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ campaigns