Traffic from Highway 101 merging onto Highway 25. File Photo.

Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: On Measure G and the economy

Scott Fuller shares his reasons for supporting the upcoming transportation sales tax.

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Government / Politics


Fix San Benito roads and reduce traffic.

COG Executive Director Mary Gilbert said $1.8 billion needs to be raised over 22 years to pay for road projects. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Transportation sales tax measure picks up steam

A recent survey of potential 2018 voters conducted by COG showed that a majority would support a one-cent sales tax for transportation needs.


Business / Economy

20-year sales tax extension to be on November ballot

Measure W would extend for two decades the Measure E tax that expires in March 2018


Business / Economy

Voters will make the call on extending one-cent sales tax 20 years

Hollister City Council votes 5-0 for resolution that will add ordinance to Nov. 8 ballot to extend Measure E sales tax for 20 years

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Government / Politics

COMMENTARY: It’s Crunch Time in the Unincorporated Areas

Will rural voters step forward and approve a transaction tax?