Highway & History




GUEST:  Morgan Butler, Senior Attorney with the Southern Environmental Law Center.


TOPIC: We recently learned that the Sammons home, cemetery, and surrounding property in Albemarle County— which are in the direct path of the proposed Route 29 Bypass project— have been determined eligible for the National Register of Historic Places. Morgan Butler joins the program to explain the related legal issues. What does this determination mean in terms of protecting the site from being paved over by a highway?


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE:  Thursday, August 29, 2013.