Metro Unveils $6 Billion Regional Transit Plan

Nashville Scene Steven Hale Nashvillians sitting on increasingly congested roads in recent years have likely asked themselves several questions, though perhaps in more colorful language (and with accompanying gestures too): How do we fix Nashville’s transit problem, how long will it take, and how much will it cost? More than a year-and-a-half after the death […]

Transit chief: The public’s not willing (yet) to pay for $6B transit expansion

Nashville Business Journal Adam Sichko Steve Bland, the region’s transit chief, called Wednesday a “seminal” moment in the push to expand the region’s transit system. It was also, as is often the case with Nashville’s transit debate, not a conclusion but a beginning. On Wednesday, the boards of the two organization Bland runs — Nashville’s […]

Officials Push Transit Plan with Possible $6B Price Tag

Nashville Post Staff Reports The Metro Transit Authority’s nMotion initiative announced Wednesday it is recommending that the boards of MTA and the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee consider a comprehensive transit program that could carry a price tag of up to $6 billion. After a presentation and discussion on the components of the plan, […]