preliminary vote on a bill that would transfer funds from mass transit
to highway construction in Colorado has been delayed.
vote in the Colorado Senate on SB74, sponsored by Senate President
John Andrews, R-Centennial, was scheduled for Feb. 26. According
to the legislative Web site, it is now scheduled for March 7. The
final Senate vote on the bill has been delayed twice.
bill would shift millions of dollars from the Regional Transportation
District to highway construction, according to The Denver Business
Journal. The money is paying, in part, for a massive light rail
project in the Denver metropolitan area. The bill is scheduled for
a preliminary vote in the Senate Feb. 26.