ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  
 





























 
Letter: Limit thru-traffic

Billy Joe Fudge writes:
There are things which befuddle me, many of which are because of my deficiency of mental acuity. Some however, defy simple logic and this situation is one of them. Why we as a community are not more proactive in our effort to limit unnecessary "thru traffic", particularly semi-truck and long, commercial rigs of more than three axles is beyond me. Accidents are preventable but particular steps often have to be taken to prevent them. In this case, this accident would not have happened had the truck been on the bypass.

Let me be clear in that I know trucks are necessary to make deliveries and for transporting equipment, etc. around town. However, we, our community, individuals and state, spent many laborious hours seeking a bypass and millions of dollars in constructing it. We did that in the name of public safety and to set our downtown business and cultural community free from the traffic gridlock that had squeezed the life out of it for decades.
Comments re: Judge Cowan meeting with insurance adjusters




This story was posted on 2021-02-27 13:15:10
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.



 





























 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.