Welch interchange - Funding loss a bl...

Welch interchange - Funding loss a blow to McDowell

There are 1 comment on the Bluefield Daily Telegraph story from Jan 7, 2011, titled Welch interchange - Funding loss a blow to McDowell. In it, Bluefield Daily Telegraph reports that:

The loss of $900,000 in federal funds earmarked in a House bill for the long-planned interchange of the King Coal Highway and the Coalfields Expressway at the Indian Ridge Industrial Park in Welch is an unfortunate development for McDowell County.

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Don Don Cantaloni

Prestonsburg, KY

#1 Jan 7, 2011
I believe that was probably the plan all along. I'm not talking conspiracy but, We have always got the shaft. There's been a steady decline in population in McDowell County for a long time so they probably figure, why bother. I love McDowell County and am proud to be from Welch.

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