vote in the Colorado Senate on a bill to shift funds from mass
transit to highway construction in Colorado has now been delayed
a third time.
by Senate President John Andrews, R-Centennial, 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.
vote was scheduled for Feb. 26. It was delayed till March 7, then
to March 14. The second reading in the Senate is now scheduled
for Aug. 1, 2003.