The pervasiveness and the huge radii of the zones
are to blame for most of what makes them ineffective as well as troubling.
Implementation of the zone
concept, and with it, the construction of new ministations, has enhanced officer morale and increased public support.
The credit is subject to recapture if the property is disposed of or no longer used within the Zone
at any time before the end of the second tax year after the property is placed in service.
1, 1997, for land in both Palmdale and Lancaster, the zone
is intended to attract new jobs and help existing companies lower their expenses.
Working with Palmdale zone manager Carrier Rogers and Lancaster zone manager Cheryl Rose, Grady designed the new site categorically to emphasize the who, what, when, where and why of the zone
But officials said the issue of MTA costs and funding for the zones
was simply deferred and the staff position remains the same.
The negotiators are clearly being held hostage to the zone
, and if transit dependent people in the Valley are forced to the back of the bus, it will be another big boost for secession,'' said Richard Katz, co-chairman of Valley Industry and Commerce Association's transportation committee.
The interim planning board, officially known as the San Fernando Valley Transportation Zone Interim Joint Powers Authority, has been working to determine if the zone
would be financially viable and would better serve transit customers.
remains open to the southwest and a budget of $519,000 has been proposed for a 2006 program to test this area.
The study's findings that the MTA has a bloated bureaucracy and unnecessary overhead bolster the case for a San Fernando Valley Transportation Zone only weeks before a key vote to decide whether negotiations on creating the zone
a biotite is now interpreted as the north extension of the Mid-Roberto zone and hereinafter will be referred to as the Mid-Roberto zone.
is designed to give officials of nine cities control over operation of 27 MTA Metro Bus lines in the Valley and nearby areas.