Iowa DOT Embraces the Logic of Smart Decline

Iowa’s Department of Transportation director┬áPaul Trombino may have made national history this week when he announced his state needed to downsize it’s current network of roads, highways, and freeways. Like the saying goes, government is always at least a generation behind society. Nowhere is this more true than Federal and State DOTs. For Trombino to… Continue reading Iowa DOT Embraces the Logic of Smart Decline

Columbia River Crossing Lies and the Lying Liars that Tell Them

Okay, I’m gonna try to keep this one short. After dancing on the grave of the CRC this summer, I’ve largely refrained from dragging myself through the nauseating task of tapping fingers to keyboard yet again over this $4 to $10 billion dollar mistake that just keeps on mistaking. Here we go. To be clear,… Continue reading Columbia River Crossing Lies and the Lying Liars that Tell Them