Streets fund revenues have not kept up with the growing street and sidewalk needs.
The 50¢ levy would provide $4 million more each year towards closing this gap.
*2017 fully funded program at $12.5M/year: Pavement Preservation: $5.5 M/year for a program that
includes local streets as well as arterials (compared to $3M/year program with a focus on arterials). Sidewalk Construction: $3.5 M/year to construct priority sidewalks in 30 years (compared to $0.9M/year)