Nashville TN: Music City Star

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Re: Nashville TN: Music City Star

Postby Gilbert B Norman » Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:33 pm

For reasons reported most often in publications such as the National Enquirer, the Let's Move Nashville initiative that "throws a few bones" Music City Star's way, could be in jeopardy:

http://nytimes.com/2018/02/06/us/nashvi ... fair-.html

Fair Use (transit related):

Today, the centerpiece of Ms. Barry’s public agenda may be most imperiled: a multibillion-dollar transit plan that would introduce a light-rail system to the congested city. Voters could consider the plan in a referendum as early as May 1.

Opponents have argued that it is too costly, and a poor match for Nashville’s infrastructure needs.
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