Statement of Sound Transit Board Chair John Marchione on the passage of I-976

Sound Transit Board Chair and Redmond Mayor John Marchione issued the following statement on the passage of the initiative

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“At the next meeting of the full Sound Transit Board on Nov. 21 we will begin the process of responding to I-976. The Board will hear presentations from the agency’s finance staff as well as our general counsel. The Board will consider Sound Transit’s obligations to taxpayers who want their motor vehicle excise taxes reduced, as well as how to realize voters’ earlier direction to dramatically expand high capacity transit throughout the Puget Sound region.”