Editorial: Supervisors play hardball on Alpine trail | November 9, 2011 | Almanac | Almanac Online |



Viewpoint - November 9, 2011

Editorial: Supervisors play hardball on Alpine trail

San Mateo County supervisors did the right thing last week when they once again voted to turn down Stanford's inflation-adjusted $10.4 million offer to build a new pedestrian/bicycling trail along Alpine Road unless the university accepts consideration of three new options, two of which would move part of the trail to the north side of the road at Piers Lane. A deadline of Dec. 13 was set for Stanford to respond.

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