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3. Remember that stimulus money back in 2009 -- a lot of it was used for paving
Thu May 1, 2014, 10:55 AM
May 2014

It is now 5 years old and we have had an unusually harsh winter. The result is that surfaces are now in bad repair with lots of potholes and peeling blacktop.

Very little was used for real road construction or for bridges and tunnels, since larger projects are by definition not "shovel ready". They require years of studies, plans, permits, notices, public hearings, yadda-yadda-yadda.

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