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Maine DOT Bullies Local Planners Into Voting for Highway Expansion

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Here’s a story about how DOTs can ram through road projects that locals don’t even want. Regional planners in Bangor, Maine, say they were forced to approve a highway expansion project because the state DOT threatened to pull all of the region’s transportation funding. The 395-Route 9 Connector is a $61 million project that will link two other highways and speed freight […]