Author Topic: JTA Skyway Survey Leaves Out Transit Dependent Areas  (Read 977 times)

Tacachale

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JTA Skyway Survey Leaves Out Transit Dependent Areas
« on: October 15, 2019, 09:35:51 AM »


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The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) has released a survey asking participants which destinations they'd like the Skyway expansion to reach. However, JTA continues to miss a golden opportunity by focusing on trendy urban areas to the exclusion of dense African-American neighborhoods where many residents already rely on JTA transit.

Read more: https://www.thejaxsonmag.com/article/jta-skyway-survey-leaves-out-transit-dependent-areas/
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Captain Zissou

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Re: JTA Skyway Survey Leaves Out Transit Dependent Areas
« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2019, 10:34:13 AM »
In a year full of bad decisions, this one is a doozy.  I would rather have a third of this proposed distance covered by the current skyway system than what's proposed.  Also, that rendering looks like it's from 1984.

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Re: JTA Skyway Survey Leaves Out Transit Dependent Areas
« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2019, 09:33:26 AM »

95+% of JTA's $$$$$$$$$ comes from politicians.   We shouldn't be surprised that what JTA is pandering to the politically connected.