TEXAS: Transit Committee

Albanese, Elizabeth
October 2001
Bond Buyer;10/30/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31254, p47
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Reports on an interim committee named by Arlington City Council to head the city's mass transit authority. Members of the committee; Functions that the authority is expected to perform; Measures planned by council members to pay for a transportation system in the state.


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