More on the Smokies “Road to Nowhere”

The Asheville Citizen-Times has an entire section on the controversial extension of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park road along the north shore of Fontana Lake. Newly elected Congressman Heath Shuler and others have proposed that Swain County, North Carolina accept a cash settlement instead of building what would be an environmental disaster.

Congressman-elect Shuler, who used to be a University of Tennessee quarterback, has called the right play for this issue.

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