Basic Government Functions

This State Is in Major Trouble

By Justin Katz | December 13, 2007 |

I just saw a report on channel 10 that there are still — at 9:00 p.m. — children on buses from schools that let out at 12:30 or 1:00. People abandoning their cars because of traffic generated during a modestly heavy snow storm? This state is embarrassing. Heads ought to roll in government offices tomorrow…

Open Thread: The I-Way & Rhode Island Traffic

By Carroll Andrew Morse | November 8, 2007 |

Can you name the highway project that fits this description…It would provide urgently needed relief for I-95 and I-195 within the core of this urban area. It also will permit long-distance travelers between New York and Connecticut, and the Fall River-New Bedford metropolitan area and Cape Cod, to bypass this congested urban core.If you guessed…