Comment 110153

By CharlesBall (registered) | Posted March 12, 2015 at 14:54:56 in reply to Comment 110152

True.

But also true -The expressway was first proposed in the 1950s and was cancelled and resurrected several times. Last-ditch efforts by opponents, including occupying the valley, lawsuits and blocking construction access, failed and the expressway was finally constructed in the 2000s, opening to traffic in 2007. The cost to the city included $100 million in construction costs, plus legal costs fighting to get the expressway constructed. (from Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Hill_Va...

Comment edited by CharlesBall on 2015-03-12 14:55:52

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