Cumberland Times-News

Editorials

March 6, 2014

Money wasted on roundabout could have been spent in city

When the idea of a roundabout on the Route 220 off Interstate 68, that was the biggest mistake the state had made.

It was a waste of money for the taxpayers and the state to fund this project. There was nothing wrong with the old road. Now, with this new roundabout it just makes it more harder for the tractor-trailers and for the traffic.

That money could of been used for other projects in the city that are in much need of being worked on.

When I heard that they had to redo the road over due to poor planning and put more money into the project, they just should have just left it the way it was.

Roger Clayton Abe III

Cumberland

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