Let the construction begin

December 1997
Nieman Reports;Winter97, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p21
Focuses on the transportation issues in Utah. Handling of the 'Satch fiasco, an ad campaign, by the Utah media; Need of Utah to improve its transportation infrastracture; Details about the Games and transportation improvements in Utah in preparation for the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City; Details about the $2.6 billion highway plan of Michael O. Leavitt, Republican governor of Utah; Details about the I-15 construction.


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