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Tom Ada realigns transportation funding

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by Nick Delgado

Guam - Senator Tom Ada has introduced a measure that would appropriate money from the Guam Highway Fund to the Guam Regional Transit Authority.  Bill 427 would assist the agency in obtaining the needed $420,000 to sustain its operations through the remainder of this fiscal year.

GRTA Interim Executive Manager Joey Manibusan states that the funds are necessary in order to keep the public bus services running. Senator Ada also states, "There are many who are
dependent upon the Guam Public Transit System to get to and from work, shop for groceries, and get to various places in the community."

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