Transportation

Cut the SDOT budget.

Cut spending at the Department of Transportation. The 2010 budget shows 790 FTEs in the department; cut this to 725 and reduce street repair spending from $18 million to $10 million.

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Public safety

More red light cameras

I suggest you implement red light cameras at most red lights in the city. This would raise millions in needed revenue and discourage dangerous lawbreaking.

But please, find a more local contractor that is not based in Arizona.

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Effective government

Market-based parking rates on public land

I suggest you set market-rate parking rates for parking on public land. This includes parking meters, city parking lots, and street parking. Parking would remain free or very low cost in less dense neighborhoods where the market rate is close to $0. It would be higher in dense areas like downtown, Capitol Hill, and Belltown. Businesses would not be hurt because parking costs would be based on what the market will ...more »

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Effective government

Reduce SDOT

Only do needed road maintenance, not adding sidewalks, bike lanes, etc.

(You don't have a category for transportation so putting under effective government)

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