June 26th, 2015

Fernley

Exploring USA Parkway

For something connected to today's marriage-equality ruling from the US Supreme Court, see yesterday's post.

Last week, Lisa and I went for a drive into the USA's biggest industrial park, the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, located on USA Parkway off I-80 between Fernley and Reno. Recently, the state of Nevada agreed to buy the USA Parkway from the developer who built the park and to continue it down to US-50. The newly-designated NV-439 will thus form a bypass for traffic between Reno-Sparks and Hawthorne, Tonopah, and Las Vegas.

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Don't get me wrong; I'm not opposed to growth. What worries me is unsupported and unsustainable growth.