Biden admin targets roads built under racist policies

Read the full story at E&E News.

For the first time, the federal government is investing money to demolish freeways and rebuild streets, parks and other infrastructure destroyed by legacy highway construction.

While the $1 billion designated for the program, which the Transportation Department will oversee, is a far cry from the president’s original $20 billion proposal, advocates see it as important seed money to get the ball rolling.

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