WEA Transportation Committee meets with WTA to talk RTP


Kathryn Harrington and WTA WEA members   The Transportation Committee met with the Westside Transportation Alliance (WTA) to hear from Metro Councilor Kathryn Harrington about the Regional Transportation Plan (RTP).
   Harrington talked about the RTP in terms of safety, emissions, and affordability.
   There was some discussion during the meeting about transit ridership, and Harrington said the RTP predicts transit ridership will double in the next 20 years.
   Councilor Harrington said its going to be a busy summer for the Metro Council, as decisions will need to be made on the RTP and the urban growth management process.
   To learn more about the 2018 RTP, Harrington suggested members turn to the Metro website.