State Overreach: $18M for Elmore Road

elmore road anchorage 2Rep. Saddler and Rep. Pruitt have added $18 million to the University budget for “roads.”  The University’s budget has been drastically cut, but they found an extra $18 million for roads.  Not just any road mind you, but the extension of Elmore Road – a road that has been resoundingly rejected by all the community councils surrounding the area and in the area.  Over and over again. I call this state overreach, when the state tells local people they have no say in how their communities develop and how that development affects the livability of their neighborhoods.

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