TransLink ‘black hole’ must be plugged

Editor: Re: Push on for 0.5 per cent TransLink sales tax (The Times, Aug. 29).

No!  I repeat, no!  When is this black hole that swallows money, going to stop?

We taxpayers are already being ripped off blind on behalf of TransLink.  Property taxes, and the huge taxes on a gallon of gas, to mention some.

TransLink, in my opinion, is a mismanaged farce. An independent commission should be set up as soon as possible — to study and set up a totally new and much better organization.  Not to mention immediately firing the entire TransLink Board.

This is long overdue.

Jack McEwen

Langley

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