Brookings Considering Gas Tax

BROOKINGS, Ore.– Brookings Commissioners are preparing to ask voters to approve a tax gas to help pay for road maintenance and construction. The idea was discussed at a work session, Tuesday. A measure is expected to be drafted later this month. The tax would be between one and three cents per gallon and replace current … Continue reading »

Project Looks at Taxing Car Mileage

MEDFORD, Ore. – A pilot project by the Oregon Department of Transportation is looking at different ways to fund new road work, and one option being discussed would replace the gas tax with a tax on mileage. ODOT will be presenting its idea at Rogue Valley Area Commission of Transportation meeting next week. The concept … Continue reading »