Rotary's gone, but the Cape's problems aren't

Not everyone loves the new flyover

by Russell Roberts, Op-Ed from the Boston Globe

THE SAGAMORE ROTARY is gone, and the rejoicing is near universal. Killing a bottleneck that delayed traffic to and from the beaches of Cape Cod certainly seems worthwhile, even if the execution required $33 million. The engineers have triumphed. Nothing could be more straightforward: When you see a bottleneck, open it up. Visions of convertibles dance through our heads -- top down, Truro here I come!
Alas, I cannot join the cheering chorus, even though I have spent hours sitting in traffic on Route 6 trying to get home.

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