Monday, March 19, 2007

Seattle Viaduct: No On Two Counts

The Alaskan Way Viaduct is dead. Well at least for the week. Seattle Voters said no to both the Elevated and Underground options. Many call for a surface street with transit. Seems like a good idea to me. San Francisco did it, Portland did it, Milwaukee did it. Why can't Seattle? They'll have to pull it down eventually or it will fall down.

1 comment:

Christof said...

Of course, there already is transit under the viaduct:

(temporarily suspended, though, because, of all things, a sculpture garden)

but the waterfront would be a much more pleasent place to be if it looked more like this: