Slogans and declarations from the governor’s office and the Statehouse matter little if the words distort reality. Indiana’s “Next Level Roads Initiative” under new Gov. Eric Holcomb signals a refreshing change toward necessary action. The 20-year program to revive the state’s aging, neglected interstates, highways, county roads, city streets and bridges marks a properly broad step forward for a state billed as the “Crossroads of America.” Holcomb and the Department of Transportation unveiled the first five-year segment of the program Thursday.
Source: Tribune Star