As the regional agency responsible for developing a twenty year transportation plan and sustainable communities strategy for the entire Southern California region, SCAG is well suited to judge the long term impacts of SB 1. In this editorial appearing in the Orange County Register, SCAG’s executive director (and public servant who has favorited every one of the near 200 cities and counties in the region), Hasan Ikhrata makes the case for how SB 1 will improve transportation infrastructure—and argues that efforts to derail this investment should be put to rest . . . quickly.