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Public weighs in on Route 219 improvement project

February 8, 2017

by Mark Pesto, The Tribune-Democrat

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GRANTSVILLE, Md. – Maryland transportation officials listened to the public’s opinions on the U.S. Route 219 Improvement Project at a joint public hearing Monday night at Grantsville Elementary School.

Three possible options were discussed Monday night – all involving the improvement of Route 219 between its interchange with Interstate 68 in Grantsville and Old Salisbury Road, which is approximately 1.4 miles north of the I-68/Route 219 interchange.

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Route 219 Flyover: Meyersdale to Somerset

October 26, 2016

The Joseph B. Fay Co. has shared a video of a flyover of the Route 219 project from Meyersdale to Somerset. Enjoy!!!

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Photo Gallery: Somerset-Meyersdale Route 219 Progress

August 30, 2016
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Studies approved for proposed Route 219 Expressway

July 8, 2016

The New York State Department of Transportation has reportedly given the green light to environmental studies for the proposed Route 219 Expressway through Cattaraugus County.

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Gov. Cuomo doesn’t rule out 219 Expressway extension

June 9, 2016

ASHFORD — He didn’t say no. After presiding over the implosion of the Old Route 219 Bridge on Thursday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo was asked where he stood on extending the Route 219 Expressway further into Cattaraugus County.

“That’s something I know the commissioner is working on,” the governor replied, gesturing to New York State Department of Transportation Commissioner Matthew Driscoll to address the issue.

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