Politics Elevated Supporters All Born Back When Elevated Was Built
posted by February 6 at 8:55 AMon
Check out the No Tunnel Alliance blog. Look at who is pushing for the rebuild, and whose support they tout: Helen Sommers, Joni Balter (and the Seattle Times editorial page), Joel Connelly, the Washington State Alliance for Retired Americans, Nick Licata …
It is a veritable who’s who of Seattle oldsters.
Indeed, it seems to me that only people who were alive when the Viaduct was first built support rebuilding it now. Of course, if we take their advice and rebuild this monstrosity, most of these folks won’t be around in 25 years to explain why the city made such a dumb mistake.