I-81 http://waer.org en How the I-81 Replacement Project Might Learn from Boston's 'Big Dig' http://waer.org/post/how-i-81-replacement-project-might-learn-bostons-big-dig <p>Boston University Professor Virginia Greiman shares her experiences as a consultant on Boston's Big Dig road project tonight at a presentation and Q &amp; A session in the Onondaga County Civic Center.&nbsp; It's meant to provide some insight into the process Syracuse is going through with the <a href="https://www.dot.ny.gov/i81opportunities">necessary replacement for Interstate 81'S elevated portion</a>.&nbsp; Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:33:57 +0000 Chris Bolt 16337 at http://waer.org How the I-81 Replacement Project Might Learn from Boston's 'Big Dig' Next Four Neighborhood Meetings on I-81 Viaduct Scheduled http://waer.org/post/next-four-neighborhood-meetings-i-81-viaduct-scheduled <p>The State Department of Transportation has released the schedule of the next four neighborhoods meetings about the future of I-81 through Syracuse.&nbsp; About 100 people turned out for the first one held two weeks ago in Toomey Abbott Towers, a stone&rsquo;s throw from the highway.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:14:57 +0000 Scott Willis 9131 at http://waer.org Next Four Neighborhood Meetings on I-81 Viaduct Scheduled Business Group Urges More Community Engagement on the Future of I-81 http://waer.org/post/business-group-urges-more-community-engagement-future-i-81 <P>Local business leadership organization, Centerstate CEO, wants the community to work together and ask more questions before settling on a solution for the new I-81 viaduct through Syracuse. Centerstate C-E-O&nbsp;is laying out principles and priorities for&nbsp;the one-billion dollar decision that will impact the area for the next 75 years or more. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 22:23:01 +0000 Scott Willis 8074 at http://waer.org Business Group Urges More Community Engagement on the Future of I-81 Interstate 81 Overpass Through Syracuse Dilemma. What's Next? http://waer.org/post/interstate-81-overpass-through-syracuse-dilemma-whats-next <P>Regional transportation officials fear the community will be polarized over what to do with the elevated portion of Interstate 81 through Syracuse.&nbsp; Engineers just got the green light to spend the next few months conducting an environmental impact review of the various options, and narrow them down to one or two. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 13:43:58 +0000 John Smith & Scott Willis 6114 at http://waer.org Interstate 81 Overpass Through Syracuse Dilemma. What's Next? Group of Businesses, Elected Officials Wants To Save The I-81 Bridge http://waer.org/post/group-businesses-elected-officials-wants-save-i-81-bridge <p> Getting around Downtown Syracuse seemed a little challenging this morning because of the Interstate 81 South closure at Harrison Street.&nbsp; A local group of business owners, elected officials and community members say it might be a vision of the future.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:55:49 +0000 Chris Bolt & John Smith 5860 at http://waer.org Group of Businesses, Elected Officials Wants To Save The I-81 Bridge