Comment of the Day

Reader: People Who Think I-70 Is Among America's Worst Freeways Are Wrong


A recent survey ranked I-70 near Denver among the twelve worst freeways in America.

Plenty of readers who responded to our post on this topic heartily concurred that this particular stretch of interstate deserved this ignominious achievement.

But one reader couldn't disagree more, especially in comparison with some of the other entries on the roster.

Here's what he had to say.

Tony Trease writes:
I-70 shouldn't even be on the list. It doesn't compare at all to the congestion and time of delay of East Coast or West Coast highways.
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