The California Supreme Court
dismissed a lawsuit
that challenged a 2018 ballot measure aiming to raise billions of dollars for transit and highway projects through toll hikes at seven state-owned Bay Area bridges.
The Supreme Court’s ruling Wednesday ends a yearslong legal dispute that prevented transit agencies from accessing funds raised through
Regional Measure 3, which Bay Area voters
approved nearly five years
ago with 55% of the vote.
Read More: California Supreme Court rejects lawsuit against 2018 transit funding measure.