Day: September 12, 2006

It Starts With a Quarter

John A. Charles, Jr.QuickPoint!

Metro recently decided to impose a $0.25 tax on all Oregon zoo admissions, beginning January 1. The money will be turned over to a private organization, the Zoo Foundation, to spend on wildlife conservation projects. The tax is estimated to cost zoo-goers $102,000 next year.

These tax revenues will not be spent on the (more…)

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