• Loss of Revenue - borough, business, school and individual

  • Property loss

  • Environmental Concerns

  • Aesthetics of small town lost

  • Studies have shown the further separation and isolation of neighborhoods may create unnecessary dislocation and the potential for "physical ghettos" or "isolated neighborhoods" to develop, leading to increased violence!

  • Traffic bottle-necks at both ends of town

  • Emergency Response Time will be in jeopardy

  • Straightening of roads will increase speed not decrease speed

  • Intersection gridlock on subsidiary roads

  • Community Safety may be compromised due to splitting up neighbors and potential squatters in vacant properties.

IMPACT ON COMMUNITY