P.S. Sriraj Quoted In Sun-Times Article On Stimulus Support For Public Transit

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P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, is quoted in a column by the Chicago Sun-Times editorial board on the potential support for public transit systems in the U.S. coronavirus stimulus package and the need more financial support in the coming months and years. Sriraj hopes the stimulus package becomes one in series of infusions — perhaps a renewed commitment — to funding mass transit. “It’s a step in the right direction,” he said of the package. “But it doesn’t get anywhere close to the need.” https://bit.ly/39rjDZL (subscription required)