Financial Impact – Entering the Superproject Void Hulton Archive/Getty Images THINKING BIG The Golden Gate Bridge under construction in 1937, when an era of huge public works projects was under way. By LOUIS UCHITELLE Generation after generation, giant public works projects have altered the American landscape. The Erie Canal and the transcontinental railroad come to
Morris said Mihos’s candidacy will resonate with voters because he fought against cost escalation in the Big Dig project while a member of the Massachusetts Turnpike board of directors. The consultant also said Mihos knows how to cut government spending but won’t be afraid to spend his own money promoting his candidacy — perhaps as early as this fall.