Tri-Met brass: It's all the union's fault
Tri-Met brass: It's all the union's fault (Jack Bog's Blog)
"To date, in each geographic phase I&E Construction has encountered areas of conflict between the engineering design documents, unforeseen existing underground components of existing systems, and unforeseen soil conditions."
"ODOT and BES have agreed to pay the increased cost to complete the Project."
Bottom line: You really don't know what's in something until you open it up.
"We work passionately to deliver high-quality transit service that gets you where you need to go."
"...Our transportation options connect people with their community, while easing traffic congestion and reducing air pollution—making our region a better place to live."