The Oakland Press: Next steps for transit millage eyed by Oakland County leaders

Oakland County voters approved a transit millage that is expected to raise an estimated $66 million when it goes into effect next year.

County Executive Dave Coulter expressed gratitude to those who voted in favor of the millage..

“The task before us now is to work with residents, businesses, organizations, local leaders and transit providers to ensure a seamless system of transportation that meets the needs of all Oakland County residents,” he said.

Dave Woodward, Oakland County Commission chairman, said that county and transit officials can focus on making transit accessible to everyone in the county and improving the existing infrastructure.