Thursday, August 02, 2007
Bridge Collapse: Slight Return
This Washington Post article references the current debate.
Addendum: Guilty for not providing supporting documentation for my claim about the longstanding neglect of our infrastructure, I was glad to come across the following from 2005:
Can you pinpoint when the U.S.’s infrastructure began to fall into decline?(tip of the mouse to Agitprop.)
The first report on the infrastructure that I remember was during the Reagan administration in the late 1980s. That’s the baseline for where we are. And by that time the decline had already started: we were not receiving the needed funding to replace worn-out and obsolete equipment.
Now playing: "When I'm Gone" by Ochs, Phil