Atlanta Freeway Fire

So, um, about needing that comprehensive infrastructure investment bill…

Bridge Collapses in Atlanta Freeway Fire During Rush Hour” 

Acevedo says: I once did CSPAN for the commission the W Bush admin called to do an assessment of our transportation infrastructure. The recs were too forward-thinking for the oil-controlled admin (such as calling for greater public transit to ease traffic flow and special lanes just for transiting cargo), so they refused to accept the findings. Instead, the public was given the info through a congressional hearing. It was heartbreaking to listen to professionals give concise advice on improvements that would make things better for our entire nation and knowing that their words wouldn’t go much further than the CSPAN archives. Perhaps they should have recommended zebras.

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