Local transit union opposes Mayor Barrett’s streetcar plan… Union president admits plan does not connect people to jobs.

A groundbreaking new study by the Brookings Institution found that less than half of all jobs in the region are reachable via transit within 90 miles. One-Third of working age residents do not even live near a transit stop. A streetcar is not going to help these people. Lawrence J. Hanley, International President of Amalgamated Transit Union.

See press release.

Chris, KINGFISHmke.com

ALERT: CATO Institute Reports on The Modern Streetcar Conspiracy

If You Think the Streetcar Will Be Good for Milwaukee, Please read full report @ http://www.cato.org/sites/cato.org/files/pubs/pdf/PA699.pdf

And please keep in mind that Portland, Oregons, streetcar ridership report was inflated: http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2014/12/portland_streetcar_annual_ride.html

Pay attention Milwaukeans and dont be duped by the Haves who want to keep having at the expense of the Have Nots And Thats Most of us!

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