Liu on Tuesday wrote to the
On Sunday, state Assemblyman
Liu, whose district includes longtime tunnel opponents Glendale and La Cañada Flintridge as well as Pasadena, San Gabriel and Temple City, wrote, "The tunnel option is not feasible, not now, not ever, for several reasons. It is too expensive, it is too disruptive, it does not solve the problem of growing truck traffic."
Liu also argued in her letter that the tunnel project would divert funds from other transportation projects that have broad-based support, such as increasing capacity on existing roadways and on the Gold Line light rail system.