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Reconfigure transit funds, county officials say


Although state lawmakers decided not to go through with an increase in the gas tax this year, Washington County officials are making their legislative agenda clear when it comes to regional transportation funding.

Washington County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Lisa Weik said constituents need to know who exactly is imposing the increase, and that it shouldn't be local government.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir has been a reporter/ photographer with the Woodbury Bulletin since 2011. She covers Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news around the city. Riham holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked for two other Forum Communications newspapers in Central Minnesota. Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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