A few weeks ago, Congressman John Yarmuth hosted a Sustainability Workshop on the same day he met with US Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood to talk about building $4.1 Billion worth of bridges in Louisville. According to a Louisville Mojo post, a number of people at the workshop had questions like this one:
"Why is the Bridges Project going forward when it's pretty much the opposite of smart growth?"
Well, you should just read his answer for yourself. Check it out.