Quote of the Week

“I looked at the road yesterday afternoon. I had to drop the car into second gear. The GPS indicated the grade was over 20 percent. I went to Google Earth, and it showed the grade to Turnberry Place was 20 percent and the overall grade was 15 percent. “

- Putman County Commissioner Gene Mullins, in discussing a road the county would not accpet into its road system because it’s too steep, quoted in the Herald-Citizen (Tennessee)

Published Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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