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THS -mec <br />3/16/67 <br />RESOLUTION NO. 6538 <br />A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF <br />NEWPORT BEACH REQUESTING THE LEGISLATURE TO <br />REVISE THE MAYO -BREED FORMULA FOR THE ALLOCATION <br />OF STATE GASOLINE TAXES <br />WHEREAS, under the existing Mayo -Breed Formulae fifty- <br />five percent of the state gasoline tax revenues is allocated to <br />the Southern California counties; and <br />WHEREAS, the actual highway construction needs of the <br />Southern counties are not being adequately met under the present <br />formula and as a result urgently needed highway projects are <br />being delayed; and <br />WHEREAS, there is a critical traffic congestion prob- <br />lem which is causing an increase in the traffic accident rate in <br />the Southern counties area that could be alleviated by a more <br />equitable distribution of gas tax revenues; and <br />WHEREAS, the Legislature has under consideration a <br />proposal to amend the Mayo -Breed Formula to allocate a minimum <br />of sixty percent of state highway construction funds to the thir- <br />teen Southern California counties; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the City Council <br />hereby endorses the proposal to amend the Mayo -Breed Formula and <br />requests that the Legislature act favorably thereon. <br />ADOPTED this 27th day of March , 1967. <br />ATTEST- <br />City SAerk <br />