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Citizen-Times (Newspaper) - March 11, 1964, Cedar Rapids, IowaT opiate opposition plans for Road set to Tom Kracl Howard Needles Tammen and Bergendoff Are riot in the group which outlined Basic premises for the Section and indicated of the High explosives business course of action they intend j they Are a contemplative and thoroughly efficient group of engineers who earn their Salt by telling cities where to put their roads May not be in the dynamite business official to pursue. The statement characterized the newly formed group As a Jayman s study committee interested welfare of ail citizens of the Community. We have gathered facts he Jyce Jmst gain req facts can be no doubt that and sampled Public opinion trafficking in powder kegs is throughout the Community at least one of their sidelines at least one of their More than 300 Southwest Northeast area residents it opinion of this group that we Are unalterably opposed to the Call pm 5-6042 subscriptions vol m number i published weekly in Cedar rapids. Iowa 819 3rd Avenue South West 12, 1964 nut Rena read by Linn county families out for a special meet Cedat Valley Road As pres night matches in entry proposed. The state hand and fired the first ment said. Answering Salvo to the corridor property destruction report submitted to the Council principle objection aired last week by the kansas.-, at t the was no t to Olav City based firm. Idea of an improved system in the overflow crowd of of of traffic flow for met in the auditorium to of St. Ludmila s school corridor for Twenty first Avenue so and cuts through conic Deabie pledged to fight the proposed area of residential develop by safety award c off c favors . Road by Tanjes v North South expressway every Means unalterably opposed the meeting chaired by Charles Kurka a Southwest Side resident opened with a declaration the Pur pose and policy of this ment on the City s Southwest Side. Speakers including chairman Kurka v argued for the desirability of a peripheral route that would not require the destruction of property and the uprooting cont d pm. 6 y wives Sears fashion show 1 to the for he North Sou thl express s was. I120 f1 fee e Cedar rapids Accident Ion prevention and safety association for making the most strides in for the year. A travelling trophy awarded annually it will remain at the null for a year. This is the second time nut Rena has won the award. Commissioners a y chiefs see opposition is Light no snags _ Idair tolf a poll of Cedar rapids City Council members conducted shortly before press time indicates that opposition has presented to their office in any significant amount regarding the proposed Cedar Valley Roadway. Parks commissioner Don Garde Rier told tie citizen times that his department had few inquiries mainly from folks who won chief Way. My office has had both very Little Stolba j. _ said and most of it has been Jesse Hunter have been give of n interested in the development of the Road for Many we have see the Iowa state Highway commission in Ames and the fed eral Bureau of roads in Washington several occasions. Caldwell said. In fact we have been on record for a Long time As being in favor of the he added. Caldwel had no question the Cedar he stand the downtown a wives will a fashion show in conjunction with Sears fashion wed. March 11 that the Owca at 1pm. Loreen Euer of Sears the fashion coordinator for the show. Above mrs. Fern Fackler and her daughter Julie give citizen times photographer j w Grant a Spring fashion preview. We Callol Frant r h n North South that the proposed super Frank Bosh commissioner press Way. A Good Deal of to of Public safety. A 1 transit lanes Benefit no Price formula yet funny Bunny a real Honey Cedar rapids. Dered if they were in the Gardener said that his office had heard no of received position to the project commissioner of x Public improvements . Stolba stated that his o office has had few Calls on the express of Public safety related that thought in recent Days to he has received some Calls determine How if at All the from supporters of project will affect the a f w8y posed project but Little in of their departments. Cedar the Way of complaints. We fire chief Jesse Hunter told Xor Al had a few Calls prior to citizen that the meeting but none since then will not hamper. 4he Bosh said. Cont d pm. 10 finance cd chs on in . City assessor Wencil Kulish is not yet sure How fair Market value will be deter mined on those Homes affected by the proposed Cedar Valley Roadway. _ in an interview with the citizen times on Friday Stewart stated that no Way about the Valley Roadway i think the Public meeting has helped to answer most of the questions people had . Answer Bureau on Road the citizen times news de Bureau win Atte t to find apartment announced this week to the assignment of a full time staff writer to the Cedar Valley Road project and the creation of a Reader s answer Bureau to in posed by readers. Brooks emphasized that inquiries should be in ten. And that answers quiries of the proposed sex will be Given As soon As pos sible. Under the direction questions should be addressed v associate 0 the citizen times 819 3rd the v it is As important to this Community As the railroads were 100 years Cald Weli added. Think what it will mean in the he continued when you can get on the expressway in downtown Cedar rapids and take it right Down interstate 80 in Iowa will be Able to travel from Here to anywhere Kulish referred to the 1962 sales report of the Iowa sales tax commission which said that the assessed value of Cedar rapids Homes was on the average 25% of Market value. This would invoke the much mentioned Rule of Thum b formula ass Essed valuation times four. However at this time no one seems to be sure what the exact formula will be. Kulish did Tell the. Citizen times that the Rule of thumb formula applied to Only residential dwellings. What else in the country without method will be used to gauge Ever getting off an interstate the value of a business is Highway. The importance of still unclear this to Cedar rapids business members of the City Council and Industry cannot be under when queried about the estimated. Caldwel said. Possibilities of Blue sky when queried about the compensation for businesses d pm. S selection of the route As shown in the corridor study Caldwell replied the corridor study shows the cont d pm. 12 in the corridor unsure of what the exact formula will be. Blue sky Means the intangible As funny Bunny has a fam ily living with him in Walker but there s no question about who runs the House it s funny Bunny All the Way. Like the Man who came to dinner funny found his Way into the Peter s Home because of an Peters shown above with funny found the Little Bunny with his Hind Frozen in. A watering pan in conf Page 12

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