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In his letter to The Westerly Sun dated Dec. 16, 2018, Mr. Steven J. Williamson asks: “Why can't Charlestown put the bike path north of Route 1?”

I believe that the more pertinent question is: Why should the town build the proposed bike path in the first place? Especially when the costs are estimated to be somewhere between $5 million and $10 million. Especially when we really don't need one.

The Town of South Kingstown has one starting at the Kingston train station about 6 miles away that travels all the way to Narragansett.

I think that Ms. Faith Labossiere, who is the champion of this asinine proposal, has taken leave of her sensibilities if she believes that the town's taxpayers will ever approve it.

Jim Mageau

Charlestown

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