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Why light rail is wrong for Clark County

Posted February 11, 2019 | by John Ley
The Reflector published my letter here. John Ley / Camas    Feb 4, 2019 A while back The Reflector asked readers the following: “Gov. Jay Inslee earlier this month said that if a new Interstate 5 bridge more

Bi-State Bridge Committee needs to address actual traffic congestion problems

Posted January 25, 2019 | by John Ley
Camas resident John Ley offers his latest thoughts on area’s transportation issues John Ley John Ley For ClarkCountyToday.com -- online article here. Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2018 The Bi-state Bridge Committee was created by the Washington legislature. Their first meeting was a more

More bridges needed, not light rail

Posted January 24, 2019 | by John Ley
My View: More bridges needed, not light rail What's not in either state's public plans? A third bridge across the Columbia River and a new transportation corridor. That's what's truly needed. Published in the Portland Tribune here more

Bi-State I-5 Bridge Replacement Committee

Posted December 13, 2018 | by John Ley
Is this resurrecting the flawed CRC? Or will they actually attempt to fix the real traffic congestion problems? What's truly needed to handle traffic on the I-5 corridor. The Washington legislature established and funded a "Joint Oregon-Washington more

Bridge talks take hit; no light rail, no way!

Posted November 8, 2018 | by John Ley
TWO great columns on Oregon's tolling & light rail demands The Columbian published two great pieces on the same day. Their editorial and a letter from citizen Phil Haggerty. I sent the following letter to highlight more