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September 18, 2014 at 11:44 AM

Seattle tunnel tops U.S. green group’s ‘boondoggle’ list

The Highway 99 tunnel tops a new list of 11 “highway boondoggles” that shouldn’t be built, in a report issued Thursday by the U.S. Public Interest Research Group (PIRG). The report, called “Highway Boondoggles: Wasted Money and America’s Transportation Future,” argues that America’s six-decade “Driving Boom” has passed its prime, and miles traveled will gradually…

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