Group threatens to block Champlain Parkway in court

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Published: Apr. 4, 2018 at 11:14 AM EDT
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A Vermont advocacy group is threatening to file a federal lawsuit over the design of a proposed Burlington traffic project.

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it will block the construction of the Champlain Parkway. The 2.3-mile road is intended to alleviate traffic between downtown Burlington and Interstate 189. The group says the parkway is dangerous and doesn't make sense. Mayor Miro Weinberger says the parkway's design was a compromise -- and will defend the project in court.