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Resource ID: #16196
Subject: Transportation
Source: Los Angeles Times
Date: March 28, 1999; April 20, 1999; August 26, 1999



This story investigates the California Department of Transportation and exposed that Caltrans had put millions of dollars into "a secret rescue effort to keep a 3.5 mile section of the Century Freeway from collapsing because of underground erosion. ... Auditors now estimate that the repairs will ultimately cost $117 million and will require the construction of a treatment plant for the water that is pumped from beneath the freeway."

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