Jefferson City transit grant funds reduced
Saturday, August 13, 2011
Jefferson City's transit division is still unsure how recent grant reductions will affect the department, at least until the city budget has been approved.
Richard Turner, transit division director, said the department usually receives more than $68,000 in operating assistance from the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission. This year, that amount was drastically reduced to $9,845.
Turner said it remains to be seen what effect the shortfall will have ....