Together Baton Rouge Explains ‘Why Transit Reform Succeeded in Baton Rouge’

"On Saturday, April 21st, 2012, the citizens of Baton Rouge and Baker passed a historic election to create a dedicated revenue source for public transit....This was a truly historic feat -- one that many thought could not be accomplished and that succeeded despite great odds. So we want to take a moment to reflect on how this effort succeeded where so many others have failed.

Below are four reasons we think the transit campaign succeeded, followed by one thought about where we go from here.

Reason #1: We built relationships and trust....

Reason #2:...." Continue Reading Here