The non-subscriber view of Bruce Anderson’s column leaves just enough to draw the curiosity.

RIVETING HED from Monday’s Ukiah Daily Journal, and above the fold, too: “CalTrans eases deadline on relinquishment agreement.” The story had to do with the Willits Bypass, a mythical project currently running neck and neck with Big Foot in ultimate likelihood. The Willits Bypass, given the givens of accelerating civic bankruptcy, might get half-done as work halts with a single off-ramp dead-ending at David and Ellen Drell’s house with the assurance, “Lannie Cotler. Three More Miles.”

So what happens to the matching funds if they don’t finish?  Plus they’ve already condemned a bunch of land.  Anyone know the story?

Here’s the referenced UDJ article and a more recent one on the funding.