Gov. Otter told lawmakers that his transportation proposal “boils down to three points”: Accountability and efficiency, generating new revenue, and a task force to study inequities in Idaho’s truck registration system. “No amount of efficiency - however important - will make up for the hard fact that we have let our investment deteriorate,” the governor said. “Simply put, our transportation revenue system isn’t designed to meet our needs today.”
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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