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Old 01-03-2018, 12:22 PM   #69
Joel N. Weber II
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Re: Emergency Closure of Bridge to (Boston's) Long island

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Originally Posted by JumboBuc View Post
Really? Money spent on the Long Island bridge wouldn't be spent for "better transportation," it would be spent on homelessness and rehabilitation services. It just so happens that rebuilding the bridge is necessary to provide those services.
If you want to spend $100 million on those services, I doubt there's any shortage of reasonable locations where you could actually spend $100 million on those services instead of wasting $100 million on a bridge to provide a tiny subset of those services in a stupidly unaffordable location.
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