UTA rejects billion dollar plan for a TRAX route at point of mountain, opts for buses instead

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LEHI, Utah — Many who travel back and forth across the Utah and Salt Lake county lines knows that evening traffic can be a nightmare in what is considered to be one of the worst bottle necks in the state.

“I used to go down and commute to a job in Utah county and I remember riding front runner down there and looking up at the lights every night people bumper to bumper” Carl Arky, Sr. Media Relations Specialist for the Utah Transit Authority says “I was so glad I was on front runner and I knew that I was going to get where I was going much faster than they were.”

Since the Draper State Prison is being relocated, and new housing and businesses are moving in, a UTA route between Draper and Lehi is much needed.

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