transit fund http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati and SORTA resolve transit fund dispute http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-and-sorta-resolve-transit-fund-dispute <p>Cincinnati City Council ended its dispute with the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority Wednesday by approving Metro's operating budget for the remaining four-months of the city's fiscal year. &nbsp;<br><br>Council had been approving monthly budgets because of a disagreement with the SORTA, which manages the bus system, over how the city's transit tax can be spent. &nbsp;<br><br>The SORTA Board argued it was only for Metro purposes and had filed a lawsuit concerning the issue.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br><br>The city countered it could be used for any transit related expense. &nbsp;<br> Wed, 27 Feb 2013 20:50:42 +0000 Jay Hanselman 9724 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati and SORTA resolve transit fund dispute