SLC Mayor Announces Resident Transit Pass Proposal

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker introduces a new transit pass program for city residents. (L-R: Mayor Becker, Councilman Stan Penfold, UTA General Manager Michael Allegra, co-chair of Utahns for Better Transportation Roger Borgenicht, Breathe Utah Executive Director Erin Mendenhall, Salt Lake Chamber Executive Vice President of Communication Marty Carpenter.

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker introduces a new transit pass program for city residents. (L-R: Mayor Becker, Councilman Stan Penfold, UTA General Manager Michael Allegra, co-chair of Utahns for Better Transportation Roger Borgenicht, Breathe Utah Executive Director Erin Mendenhall, Salt Lake Chamber Executive Vice President of Communication Marty Carpenter. (Credit: Ryan Cunningham)

(KCPW News) Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker announced a new transit pass program for city residents on Friday. The proposed program aims to help alleviate the poor air quality that has plagued Salt Lake Valley in recent years.

For more, here’s KCPW’s Ryan Cunningham with his report.

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