This isn't the first time this topic has come up. It has been talked about for years. There are indeed significant hurtles to such an endeavor but if done right I believe will benefit everyone in Utah County. This road could be paid for by developers or private investors taking the financial burden off the tax payers. The road would most likely become a toll road to recoup that investment...thus placing the burden on the users.
If engineered right I believe we can learn from the mistakes made on the Great Salt Lake Causeway and build a causeway that accomadates adequate flow through without compromising the road in the event of high water.
All of the arguments in this article are great arguments but not insurrmountable.
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