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BLUEPRINT AMERICA

Zombie Highways

  • Aired: 08/10/2009
  • 09:50
  • Rating: NR
What do you call a highway program that just keeps going long after its original goals were achieved? A zombie highway. Blueprint America and the PBS NewsHour go to Birmingham, Alabama, to look into the Northern Beltline, a road which will be paid for by taxpayers nationwide.
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Taxpayers nationwide may pay for Alabama's Northern Beltline, at a cost of $3 billion.
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