I-185 to be expanded? That means more commerce. More commerce means more capitalism. More capitalism means more evil. More evil means global warming. Global warming means Mother Gaia will cry. We just do something, by Zeus!
Business and government leaders have launched a campaign to extend Interstate 185 from Columbus to Montecello, Fla., a move they say would generate jobs and economic growth in rural southwestern Georgia and relieve crowding on Interstate 75.
Officials of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce announced plans Monday to host a meeting of county and city officials on Dec. 12 to discuss the proposal. If there’s enough support, they’ll present a resolution to state lawmakers and to the Georgia Department of Transportation, which could use federal highway funds to finance the project.