Planning and Development
10:32 am
Fri March 7, 2014

New I-26 Connector Route Considered

Credit NC-DOT

Local officials  in Buncombe County are scrambling as they consider whether to support the latest North Carolina Department of Transportation plan for the long delayed Interstate 26 Connector.  The plan from NCDOT appears to ignore one of  the departments primary goals that emerged more than twenty five years ago, separating local traffic over the  Bowen Bridge from Interstate 240 traffic.  The founder of the web site AshVegas, Jason Sandford has been following the most recent developments about the controversial project. He spoke  with David  Hurand.