$2.6B Ky. Bridge Project Survives Enviro Challenge

Law360, Los Angeles (July 17, 2013, 7:22 PM EDT) -- A Kentucky federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a suit brought by the Coalition for the Advancement of Regional Transportation challenging a $2.6 billion bridge project to Indiana, finding that state and federal transportation authorities had exercised reasonable discretion in the project’s planning.

The decision in favor of the Federal Highway Administration, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Indiana Department of Transportation comes after the FHA asked for partial summary judgment finding the project’s environmental and tolling plans were in line with the laws. The FHA had...
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