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Sacramento Bee Viewpoints - Sacramento County Needs SouthEast Connector
By: Supervisor Roberta MacGlashan & Councilman Steve Miklos | July 8th

Fortunately for the region, the weekslong traffic nightmare many had feared didn’t materialize during the Fix 50 project. But we still face a perilous future on our road system if we don’t make immediate investments in the region’s transportation network.

Fixing what’s already in place is critically important, but we can’t rely only on existing infrastructure to support future demand. As our economy continues its slow recovery, it’s clear that we also need to invest in projects that will efficiently and safely accommodate the movement of more people and goods. Expanded and new transit systems – such as the proposed streetcar connecting Sacramento and West Sacramento – are appropriately a part of that mix. So is extending light rail to the airport...


Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/07/08/6539221/viewpoints-sacramento-county-needs.html#storylink=cpy
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