Kim's Disraeli Open House report: A lot of unhappy people who attended, but will their voices be heard?
Re: Disraeli Bridge Open House at Norquay CC Wednesday night
I arrived at the Norquay Community Centre at about 3:40, departing at about 7:15 and Was greeted at the door and given this nice shiny brochure about the Disraeli Bridge Project. More about the brochure later.
Once past the door the visitors are greeted with a series of posters providing information about the bridge and overpass. The following are some highlights of a couple of the posters:
Key aspects of Disraeli Bridges. This poster tells everyone what those key aspects are, a few of them:
"-a minimum of 4 lanes remains open during peak travel times.
-new AT bridge so pedestrians and cyclists have an easy crossing over the Red River.
-bridge and overpass designed to accommodate future expansion to 6 lanes."
Next poster is Bridge Alignment, a few highlights:
"Consultation indicated that keeping the bridge open during construction to minim…