Coalfields Expressway regains special...

Coalfields Expressway regains special status

There are 1 comment on the Times-News Online story from Mar 29, 2008, titled Coalfields Expressway regains special status. In it, Times-News Online reports that:

“The federal decision recognizes that Alpha and Pioneer can dramatically reduce road building costs by preparing the roadbed as coal is extracted.”

The federal government has reinstated the Coalfields Expressway to "Special Experimental Projects" status. via Times-News Online

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Just Wondering

Schuylkill Haven, PA

#1 Mar 30, 2008
So, have Alpha and Pioneer actually started mining coal along the route and actually preparing the roadbed? If so much progress has been made for the project to be jumpstarted, where is it? Or is the project still on the drawing board? What is the timeframe for construction and completion? Will it be in our lifetimes?

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