Media & Letters to the Editor

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR PUBLISHED OPPOSING THE PROPOSED I-11 ROUTE THROUGH OCTOBER 2019

Proposed I-11 through Avra Valley – John Higgins (July 27, 2021)

The destructive and unnecessary I-11 must be stopped – Nicole Johnston (July 27, 2021) 

Train a better idea than Interstate 11” – Jeannette Hermann (October 18, 2019)

Interstate 11” – Ellie Kurtz (July 31, 2019)

Wildlife and humans will suffer if I-11 is built” – Jacob Richards (July 15, 2019)

Interstate 11 Alternative Route” – Karina Marcano (July 14, 2019)

Interstate 11: Homeowner near Sandario Rd. and Ajo Way” – Emily Burke (July 10, 2019)

Don’t lose Avra Valley’s desert beauty” – Anna Eccles (July 7, 2019)

No I-11 in Avra Valley for all our sakes” – Jenna Bell (July 7, 2019)

Interstate 11 destroys” – Pat Barey (July 6, 2019)

I-11 Tier 1 EIS Study” – Jack Strasburg (July 6, 2019)

I-11 in Avra Valley is not the way to go” – Mike Cardwell (July 4, 2019)

I-11 vs. Sonoran Desert Conservation Plan” – Evelyn Wheeler (July 4, 2019)

Say no to Interstate 11 and domination” – Rick Brown, AICP (July 4, 2019)

Where is democracy in I-11 plan?” – Cary Kittrell (June 30, 2019)

Is ADOT Listening?” – Elsa Swyers (June 25, 2019)

Letter: Re: the June 21 article ‚ÄúPolitical Notebook: Tucson Council opposed to Interstate 11” – Bill Thornton (June 25, 2019)

Don’t ruin Saguaro National Park by building Interstate 11” – Ed Hendel (June 12, 2019)

I-11 Controversy” – Ellen Kurtz (June 9, 2019)

I-11 bad for all in Pima County” – Gene Valdes (May 21, 2019)

Let’s stay united on opposing I-11 Corridor” – Dorian Dodson (May 19, 2019)

New route for I-11” – Jeffrey McConnell (May 18, 2019)

Re: the April 22 article ‘Federal, state, and local voice concerns over environmental impact of proposed I-11 highway” – Christine Felix (May 15, 2019)

Save the people, not just wildlife, from I-11” – Albert Lannon (May 14, 2019)

 

MEDIA ABOUT THE I-11 TIER 1 DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT

Supervisors vote to oppose west side highway – Tucson Weekly (September 2, 2021)

Town Council Opposed I-11 Route Through Neighborhoods – Green Valley News (August 12, 2021)

Avra Valley freeway just won’t die – Tim Steller’s Opinion, AZ Daily Star (July 24, 2021)

What’s the Interstate 11 project and why should I care? – Green Valley News (July 23, 2021)

Opposition against Interstate 11 in Arizona cite existing roads, environment – Daily Independent (October 11, 2019)

ADOT widens I-1o, but will it be enough? – AZ Public Media (October 1, 2019)

For Arizona, Interstate 11 might be a pipe dream – Nevada Public Radio (September 10, 2019)

I-11 opponents in Hidden Valley find accord with Finchem – InMaricopa.com (August 27, 2019)

Building Interstate 11 through Arizona is a $7 billion waste – Kevin DeGood, Op-Ed in AZ Republic (August 26, 2019)

White Elephant Watch: Interstate 11, Arizona – Center for American Progress Report (August 8, 2019)

I-11: Great things for Tucson or a Phoenix plot to destroy us? – Tucson Sentinel (July 17, 2019)

Sahuarita no longer supports recommended I-11 corridor – Green Valley News (July 13, 2019)

Town Council takes a second look at I-11 after crowded meeting – Green Valley News (June 26, 2019)

Daily Fitz Cartoon: Santa Cruz Reborn – AZ Daily Star (June 24, 2019)

Political Notebook: Tucson Council opposed to Interstate 11 – AZ Daily Star (June 21, 2019)

Interstate 11: A Road to Nowhere – Zocalo Magazine (June 19, 2019)

Tucson City Council opposes proposed Interstate 11 – AZ Public Media (June 19, 2019)

Tucson City Council joins I-11 opposition – KGUN 9 News (June 19, 2019)

Tucson City Council hears from ADOT on I-11 plan – KGUN9 News (June 18, 2019)

Proposed I-11 west of Tucson a backwards approach for the 21st century – Op-Ed in the AZ Daily Star by Fred Stula and Kevin Dahl (June 16, 2019)

Residents want more town dialogue on I-11 plan in Sahuarita – Green Valley News (June 15, 2019)

I-11 Bypass – Insightful commentary in Tucson Councilperson Steve Kozachick’s June 2019 e-newsletter

Road Runner: Opponent suggests improvements to I-1o could alter plans for proposed I-11 – AZ Daily Star (May 19, 2019)

KXCI-30 Minutes Interview on CSDP and I-11 – Interview with CSDP Executive Director Carolyn Campbell, hosted by Amanda Shauger (May 12, 2019)

Letter from Representative Raul Grijalva opposing the Recommended Alternative route for I-11, read into the record at the May 8 public meeting at the TCC

Time to draw a line for nature, in Avra Valley – AZ Daily Star (May 12, 2019)

Interstate 11 Public Hearing – Recap of the May 8 public meeting at the Tucson Convention Center starts at minute 13:52 and an interview with ADOT Project Manager Jay Van Echo at minute 16:48, Channel 6, AZ Public Media, Arizona 360 (May 10, 2019)

Public asked to share input on proposal for Interstate 11 – AZ Public Media (May 10, 2019)

ADOT seeking public comment on proposed route for Interstate 11 – KGUN 9 (May 10, 2019)

Interstate 11 meeting draws few local residents – Nogales International (May 10, 2019)

ADOT holds public meeting on controversial I-11 corridor” – KOLD 13 (May 8, 2019)

State Seeks Public Comment on New Interstate – Article and radio interview on Arizona Public Media (May 7, 2019)

Federal, state and local agencies voice concerns over environmental impact of proposed I-11 highway – AZ Daily Star (April 22, 2019)

William Thornton: Running Interstate 11 through Avra Valley would be a bad idea – Op-Ed in the AZ Daily Star (April 17, 2019)