I-85 Rest Area to Get $1.7M Makeover

I-85 Rest Area to Get $1.7M Makeover

There are 5 comments on the Fox 8 WGHP story from Sep 28, 2009, titled I-85 Rest Area to Get $1.7M Makeover. In it, Fox 8 WGHP reports that:

One of the most-visited spots in the Piedmont is getting a serious face lift thanks to some federal stimulus money.

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Clementine DeBerry

Palm Springs, CA

#1 Jun 1, 2010
Faulty Vending Machine

On Sunday May 23rd while using the I-85 Davidson, County Rest Stop I purchased a bag of Lays Chips for 55 cents. Putting only a $1.00 bill in the machine I received $5.15 in change. I would like to reimburse the vending machine's owner. I wrote the machine's number down. The owner can contact me at [email protected] with the machine number with their name and address and I will be more than glad to send a check for the difference. Construction was being done at this site between Salisbury and Greensboro, NC. Thanking you in advance for your help.

“Cynical Scumbag”

Since: Jan 10

Lima Peru

#2 Jun 1, 2010
There are bridges that are barely standing, old water/sewer lines and they are going to spend money on making a rest area look better. Anyone want to make bets on which bridge around here is going to fall first like I-35 did?

Since: Apr 10

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#3 Jun 4, 2010
Seriously, there are more important things we can use that money on. Like maybe roads, teachers, etc. We are laying off teachers (our kids future pretty much) b/c we can not afford them but we can afford to spend over a million dollars on a rest stop. This country is ridiculous. And so is the "president"

Since: May 10

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#4 Jun 4, 2010
How much pink paint can you get for 1.7 megabucks?

Louisburg, NC

#5 Jun 4, 2010
gotta make it nice for the lot lizzards.

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