On August 12th, the City of El Monte officially declared their support of completing the 710 Freeway via tunnel. In the letter addressed to the 710 Coalition, Mayor Andre Quintero states that they support the 710 tunnel "because it will reduce cut through traffic in local neighborhoods and connect the freeways in our region for shorter commutes."
Read his letter below:
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