Metro Hearing on CRC

Metro has scheduled a public hearing for next week for a resolution instructing Metro President David Bragdon on how to represent the agency on the project sponsors council during the discussion on the number of lanes for the Columbia River Crossing.

What: Metro Council Meeting regarding the number of lanes on the CRC, with public testimony
When: Thursday, February 5, 2:00 pm
Where: Metro Council Chamber, 600 NE Grand Ave., Portland


4 Responses to Metro Hearing on CRC

  1. billb
    January 29, 2009 at 11:01 am Link

    With the massive money coming our way we can dream big! There is an exhibit of Artworks depicting a Green Park-Roofed Columbia River Crossing Bridge
    at the NW Lucky Lab Brewpub on NW Quimby St.
    [activity room]. The Park Roof absorbs the rain-driven pollution runoff [eliminating expensive water treatment and saving salmon.] The Park Plantlife will absorb CO2 – 24 / 7 / 365. The one-of-a-kind park high above the Mighty Columbia will draw visitors from around the world to see our GREEN GATEWAY TO THE NW .

  2. Matthew
    January 29, 2009 at 12:45 pm Link

    The Park Plantlife will absorb CO2 – 24 / 7 / 365.

    Most plants, (there are some exceptions for things like pineapples, which aren’t likely to be grown on this thing, especially if it is treating pollution runoff,) only absorb CO2 during the day. They actually release a little bit of CO2 at night.

  3. Dave
    January 30, 2009 at 1:38 am Link

    When: Thursday, February 5, 2:00 pm

    It’s great they hold so many of these meetings when those who use the bridge to get to 9-5 jobs can’t make it.

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