Friday, September 27, 2013
CRC at the Legislature: Newsbits on Tolling and MegaProjects
Wheeler Kicks CRC Can Down the Road: Citing risks, Treasurer's letter to lawmakers says it's "premature" to conclude deal can work
Washington Congresswoman Says Columbia River Crossing Backers Lied About Federal Deadlines: Jaime Herrera Beutler says the federal government has already put the project on ice
The Toll Truth: Drivers would flock to I-205 to avoid paying tolls for the Columbia River Crossing.
And elsewhere recently -
Report: Traffic projections 'invalidate the transportation rationale for the CRC' (BikePortland's take on the tolling news)
The Costly, Risky CRC is Back – Now with Twice the Risk (a different angle on risk and exposure)
For more on the River Crossing / Third Bridge see reasons it's a bad idea, and all breakfast blog notes tagged River Crossing. The No Third Bridge advocates have the latest news and information.