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Consensus backs Last Chance upgrade

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA – The Caltrans initiative to shore up the Last Chance Grade complex is drawing momentum from a 20-member “Stakeholder Group” of business, tribal, environmental and county officials. Led by Rep. Jared Huffman (D-2nd District), the organization agrees that a solution is urgently needed and that existing maintenance and repair

State weighs options for Last Chance Grade

Paul Mann Mad River Union EUREKA/CRESCENT CITY – In consultation with the public, state transportation officials are evaluating emergency construction plans that would deal with a potentially catastrophic roadway failure along the Last Chance Grade Complex south of Crescent City. The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) proposals range in price from $320 million to $1.6