Summit presenters and panelists say statistics show congestion is worse than ever on interstate span.
It is past time to restart discussion over replacing the I-5 bridge between Oregon and Washington, business leaders agreed during a Regional Transportation Summit held last Tuesday, Aug. 28.
The summit drew more than 185 people to the Red Lion on the River, located on Hayden Island near the southern end of the bridge.
"The I-5 bridge is an aging bottleneck," said Ron Arp, president of Identity Clark County, at the beginning of the summit. Identity Clark County is a business...