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Charlotte Observer Op-Ed Supports Governor's Mobility Fund

June 17, 2010

An op-ed piece in this morning's Charlotte Observer from Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx and Salisbury Mayor Susan W. Kluttz advocated for the members of the General Assembly to include Governor Perdue's proposed Mobility Fund in the final version of the state budget.
The op-ed begins, "North Carolina is again at a crossroads with transportation funding. As legislators continue to work to finalize the 2011 budget, it is imperative that they recognize the importance of the proposed North Carolina Mobility Fund and what it means for North Carolina's economic growth, new jobs and high quality of life for our state's citizens.

The Mobility Fund, as proposed by Gov. Bev Perdue in her budget, is a way to address our state's most pressing transportation needs that are crucial to our economy..."

Posted on June 17, 2010 by Government Affairs Team