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High Drive reopens after months of construction

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Spokane Mayor David Condon on the newly reopened High Drive. Spokane Mayor David Condon on the newly reopened High Drive.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

High Drive has been closed for construction since July, but on November 7, it reopened for traffic. Spokane's mayor, David Condon, says that Spokane can plan to see many more road projects now that Proposition One is passing. 

Despite there being more than 26,000 ballots left to count, the measure will pass. Proposition Two is also passing. That proposition will bring added funding to Spokane's Riverfront Park.

The project on High Drive finished 19 days ahead of schedule, and cost the city $1.8 million. The mayor says he confident the city will provide Spokane with "world class streets," and he thinks there will be support from the community, since the proposition is passing with a 77% majority.

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