Originally created 06/04/06

Try these two transportation ideas



To prevent trucks from hitting the Olive Road underpass, install a laser beam that automatically lowers a bar like a railroad crossbar to stop the trucks that can't get under, forcing them to take a detour.

To prevent running out of funds to operate school buses, extend the school year to June 15, then resume classes Sept. 15. Savings on air conditioning costs and diminishing oil reserves will be considerable. ...

Mimi Hallman, Aiken, S.C.