"CINCINNATI -- At least three people have asked the Hamilton County board of elections to remove their names from a petition that places a transit issue on November's ballot.""Attorney Barbara Howard said she asked officials to remove her name because she believes she was misled by the man who collected her signature."The representation he made to me that this was in favor of streetcars," Howard said."
On message boards and blogs discussing the streetcar issue, there have been numerous claims and accusations stating that COAST might have been intentionally trying to mislead potential petition signers into thinking it was a pro-streetcar amendment. These quotes are from a large streetcar debate/discussion on UrbanOhio.com: