Utah Transit Authority has the Best Rail in the Country was all done ahead Schedule. Need to Stop Look at the Whole Picture Utah Transit Authority has Hurt Hundreds, Hundreds and Hundreds Individuals by Destroying the Bus System. There many Individuals that have Lost there Jobs also many Individuals have Lost there Independence do to the Destruction of the Bus System. There a Increase needs for People on Food Stamps also Increase Need for People to go to the Food Bank. Taking Buses Out of Neighborhoods Increases Poverty and Crime.
Taxpayers are Paying for 75% of Fares for Paratransit, if Taxpayers where not Paying for the Fares for Paratransit UTA would be Force to Lower there Fares for Paratransit $4.00 each Way the Disabled cannot afford this.
I have a Friend needs to be to Trax by 5:00 AM he Walk a Mile at that Hour, my Biggest Concern is that in the Winter when it is Snowing he needs Walk in Street that is very Dangerous, there should be a Buses at that Hour.
I have been almost Home Bound since August 2011 because UTA Cancel Route 203. I have Lost my Independence cannot Shopping, Doctor on my own and Loss my Ability to Sell the thing make. I can’t afford Paratransit at $4.00 Each Way, come July 2014 I will Finally Quality for the State of Utah Pay for Paratransit Fare. I will Keep Fighting for a Good Bus System, I really enjoy the Fitted Route that is what I really want is FREEDOM.
I take every Opportunity to tell the True what going on at UTA. I have Good Size Sign that I put on my Walker.
The Only thing UTA Executives Care about is Ridership on Trax, FrontRunner and soon to be StreetCar. So UTA Executives can Earn there Excessive Salaries & Bonuses at Taxpayers Expense, a Good Bus System does not bring in the same Benefits. Please Stop the Lying.