[OPINION] Smith: Maricopa can’t wait ‘800 years’ for transportation improvements

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By Anthony Smith | Pinal Central

Earlier this year the Arizona Department of Transportation said it had a transportation backlog of “800 years.”

Anyone in Maricopa want to wait that long for relief on the 347, or for other transportation help?

No way. Too many missed Little League games. Too many bad commutes to and from work. Too much frustration. Too many accidents.