Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Mon-Fay Project Is Important for the Region

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Mon-Fay Project Is Important for the Region

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The Feb. 2 Post-Gazette editorial "False Promise: The New Mon-Fay Segment Is a Road toNowhere" misses the point on the need for and value of the Mon-Fayette Expressway project.

This past year the Mon Yough Chamber of Commerce passed a resolution supporting restarting the development of the expressway project because we clearly see the value of the expressway for our region.

A principle goal of the expressway is to provide access to almost 1,000 acres of Mon Valley industrial property, including properties in Duquesne, McKeesport and Keystone Commons in East Pittsburgh. Both McKeesport and East Pittsburgh will have expressway interchanges that will provide direct access essential for the attraction of firms to these sites.

The PG editorial also completely dismissed the opportunity to combine the expressway with expansion of transit access. …

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