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August 19, 2009 in City
Dan Pelle photo

This overpass at Piper and Fairview was built in 2007 as part of the North Spokane Corridor freeway project.

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Crews from KLB Construction build the embankment around the new North Spokane Corridor bridge at Market and Hawthorne March 21, 2007, in Mead.

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Automobiles drive under the new overpasses for the North Spokane Corridor project on Farwell Road on Sept. 6, 2006, near the intersection with Highway 2.

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Bright yellow against the green grass, these trucks are another indication to the neighbors near Ferrall and Wellesley that changes are coming from North Spokane Corridor construction. (June 24, 2002)

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Earth has been graded in preparation for North Spokane Corridor construction on June 24, 2002.

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Sam Compogno stands on the corner of Greene and Jackson, looking at the house he has lived in for 25 years, on June 24, 2002. The city of Spokane planned to buy the property to make room for the North Spokane Corridor.

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Five-year-old Mason Fitzhugh waits in the driveway of his family’s home on North Julia for his sister and a neighbor to get back from riding horses in this June 2002 file photo. The Fitzhugh family owns two acres and four horses near where the North Spokane Corridor was to be constructed in the future.

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A tarp-cart spreads a tarp used to cover a precast concrete arch poured at the Central Pre-Mix yard in Spokane Valley in this March 2008 file photo. Central Pre-Mix is building arches for a new railroad tunnel needed to complete the first leg of the North Spokane Corridor.

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A worker climbs a ladder during along the North Spokane Corridor project in Mead in this February 2008 file photo.

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A water truck for controlling dust traverses newly graded earth on the North Spokane Corridor between Parksmith Road and Farwell Road in this June 2002 file photo.