As Climate Money Pours In, Some Urban Freeways May Disappear

The Inflation Reduction Act could usher in a new era of freeway removal in cities like Milwaukee, which transformed its urban core by tearing down a highway 20 years ago.

As Climate Money Pours In, Some Urban Freeways May Disappear

The Inflation Reduction Act could usher in a new era of freeway removal in cities like Milwaukee, which transformed its urban core by tearing down a highway 20 years ago.

Rendering courtesy of Rethink794

Read this list of “Freeways Without Futures” to find out which urban highways could be next on the chopping block.

Edgar Mendez is a Milwaukee-based freelance reporter and a senior staff writer for the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service. His writing has been published by the Associated Press, Reuters, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and other media.

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