Sarcastically Optimistic 😁
- Jun 16, 2013
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So you are saying state and local officials don’t know how to plan or budget for a project ...interesting!Read the article.
The consultants are the problem.
Prices rose dramatically because of higher-than-expected costs for items other than actual construction, such as consultants and financing. Those items comprise up to 40% of the cost of a project, the study found. By contrast, land acquisition costs averaged only 11% of the total costs.
Actually, San Francisco set up a program called Homeward Bound that provides one way travel to anywhere that you have friends, family or a support group. All verified that it exists for the person and they are required to check in. It has been over 50% successful.