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Council not likely to revisit bridge decision

Original post made on Apr 15, 2009

In the wake of an outcry from residents over plans to rebuild a bicycle/pedestrian bridge, Menlo Park council members say they don't plan to revisit the issue of whether or not the bridge should be rebuilt.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 15, 2009, 11:55 AM

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Posted by Not a NIMBY
a resident of another community
on Apr 15, 2009 at 12:43 pm

The increasing NIMBYness of Flood Triangle is deleterious, imo. Cutting off Belle Haven from the rest of the MP is classist, elitist and dangerous because it means residents w/out cars or who're too young to drive have no safe means to get to school, work, etc. Crossing at Willow certainly is dangerous for residents and commuters.

As a MP westside native, I am disturbed by the "Palo Alto-ing" of the decisions, povs and attitudes of many of the newer MP residents. They are too cowardly to admit how elitist and classist they are, but it doesn't change the truth.


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