South valley neglect...
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Congratulations to Mayor Dave Sakrison and the Utah Department of Transportation for the millions of dollars they have spent on the north entrance to Moab. A bike bridge, overhanging bike paths along the river, parking, a new park – that’s just great!

But if you are coming to Moab from the south, it’s a whole different story. The “Welcome to Moab” sign is surrounded by junk rooftops, leftover excavation loads of debris, dead cars, trucks, trailers and shipping containers. All this owned by a fellow that used to be on the planning and zoning commission.

What’s up with this? How long can this go on?

Where is the bike path along Spanish Valley Drive to the homes of people who work here and the kids who live here?

A pretty entrance for the tourists from the north, and junk for those from the south that are paying taxes. What’s up with that?

—Grant Davis

Moab

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