Victory for the More Buses Campaign!

Campaign leaders and supporters celebrate victory at the Aut Bar.

Supporters celebrate victory at the Aut Bar. Picture courtesy Mlive.com.

With canvassing and phone banking help from the Huron Valley Central Labor Council and many other local progressive organizations, the More Buses campaign for expanded local public transit achieved victory last night. Huron Valley Central Labor Council members and supporters made 3,700 phone calls in support of the More Buses campaign. According to the election results, the More Buses campaign won all but two precincts in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Ypsilanti Township, resulting in a 71% victory for the “Yes” vote.

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