Kentucky's two year road fund provides no construction dollars for the East End Bridge. It appears clear that the opposition to the East End Bridge has the money and influence to quietly oppress public opinion and the greater good of the region.
This is troubling on many levels. The impact it has on our transportation system and economic future, but more disturbing is what it says about public policy. Our elected leaders don't appear to be listening to their citizens.
If you've been reading our emails for the last couple of years, you know that we saw this coming. But we didn't start this campaign because it was going to be easy. We're trying to do the right thing for the future of this city and we will not be deterred by a small set back.