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Old 09-14-2018, 07:53 PM
 
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Charleston may not be the most important part of this highway location, but it has something that is hard to find elsewhere:


To drive south or north on the east coast, one must either traverse the heavily congested I-95 corridor through all of the hellish places like Washington D.C., Baltimore or Philadelphia or move 500 to 600 miles west and take the Cincinnati to Lexington to Knoxville route. The middle path is through Charleston, where 3 interstate systems intersect. There are only a few hubs like that around the nation, where 3 or more interstates intersect.
81 also parallels 95 (north and south), but it has an insane amount of trucks.
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Old 09-15-2018, 11:09 PM
 
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Has the financing been secured?
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Old 09-16-2018, 03:11 AM
 
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Just realized it's next to Point Pleasant they have to add Mothman to the mix
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Old 09-19-2018, 04:49 PM
 
Location: DeBary, FL
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Bad idea. Doesn't Mothman portend tragedy?
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Old 09-19-2018, 06:02 PM
 
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Then make it his happy kid friendly daughter Mothgirl who portends fun and over priced concessions
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Old 10-12-2018, 05:01 AM
 
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Another news story regarding this potential development.

https://www.wsaz.com/content/news/Wa...497112211.html
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Old 03-29-2019, 04:22 AM
 
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https://www.wsaz.com/content/news/Wa...nCTK7EdrUgm4ME

Looks like the Mason County Commissioners are doing their best to sink this development.

You have to spend money to make it.
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Old 03-29-2019, 05:28 AM
 
Location: Martinsburg, West Virginia
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https://www.wsaz.com/content/news/Wa...nCTK7EdrUgm4ME

Looks like the Mason County Commissioners are doing their best to sink this development.

You have to spend money to make it.
Of course we would try to kill something this good for WV.

Why would we allow anything into our borders that would actually help us and diversify our economy? Come on now...we can't let that happen (sarcasm of course).

I'm beginning to lose sympathy for most of our problems. We're doing very little in most parts of the state to help ourselves.
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Old 03-29-2019, 09:29 AM
 
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Especially with the news earlier this week that the school enrollment for Mason County Schools is down. That means they're looking at a reduction of state funding in the range of $800k and that will force job cuts. So don't do anything to help build the tax base and bring in tourism. SMH
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