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Councilman wants alternative for freeway

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It may be too little too late, or it could be the perfect win-win-win, either way, Councilman Sal DiCiccio thinks that Arizona should make a good faith offer to the Gila River Indian Community to consider allowing the South Mountain Loop 202 on tribal land before construction begins along Pecos Road. DiCiccio has formed a committee of local residents to lobby for a "concrete" proposal to GRIC for building the now scaled-back eight-lane freeway south of Pecos and around South Mountain instead of through it.