"Park Road is a dangerous place to hang out!"
-- Kenneth Irving of Kannapolis
"Now I know why you wanted to save the trees!"
-- Billy Fisher, Charlotte
"I was told this sidewalk leads to the Ballantyne housing projects."
Nate Sullins, Fort Mill
"I bought while housing was still falling."
-- Steven A. Meckler, Charlotte
"No money for the bridge. That's all we ever hear. Yada, Yada, Yadkin!"
-- Bolyn McClung, Pineville
"You don't have to mark every tree you see."
-- Timothy Busam, Cary
"We found where I-485 ends!"
-- With variations, from many, many readers
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Here's a selection of some of the other lines we received:
“In retrospect, $660,000 for this project would have been ok by me!”
"Hang on, the recession is almost over!"
"This ends your career as a guide dog."
"I told you we'd notice a difference in the roads crossing into North Carolina from South Carolina."
"I knew we should have taken a left at Queens, Queens and Queens."
"I thought this was the road to recovery!"
"Whew,they may have cut down all the trees to build this sidewalk,but at least they left the roots."
"These dogwoods are a nice addition to the East Boulevard renovations, eh?"
"I sure hope this bank doesn’t fail!"
"Charlotte must find a way to become more pedestrian friendly!"
"They said they were going to fix that pothole."
"Do you think Senator Bunning heard our cries for help?"
"This is the last time I go out on a limb and trust the government."