Embattled $210M San Fran Subway Station Gets Green Light

Law360, New York (October 23, 2012, 5:57 PM EDT) -- The San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday gave the go-ahead for the construction of a controversial $210 million subway station, which is currently being fought by environmentalists in state court. 

Without discussion, the board unanimously passed a resolution that will allow work to start on the Union Square Market Street Station, which is part of a larger $1.57 billion Central Subway Project. The vote keeps the project on track to begin next year, with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency inviting developers on Tuesday to bid...
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