Our Opinion: State needs this transportation package

Ever-present traffic jams harm the region’s economy, health and environment as productivity suffers, idling cars send fumes into the air, and freight movement is impeded. These consequences have been amply documented over the years by cost-of-congestion studies, and any Portland-area motorist can attest that the problems are only getting worse.

Source: Pamplin Media Group – Our Opinion: State needs this transportation package