Planning and Development
Fri March 7, 2014
New I-26 Connector Route Considered
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.