The gondola system weighs several hundred tons and will take more than 25 truckloads to get to Eaglecrest.
The gondola system is not a done deal for Eaglecrest. Several Assembly members on both sides of the close vote have concerns about a lack of public buy-in and unfairly leapfrogging other priorities.
Although International Women’s Day is not always celebrated in the U.S., dozens of other countries have been celebrating it for decades.
But the recently rediscovered “first Porsche in the world” — dubbed the P1 — was a technological marvel for its time. It “included a compact electric drive weighing 286 pounds,” writes the automotive news site Jalopnik, and could chug along at 22 mph.
Saying she is “devastated” to have to miss the competition, Team USA’s best-known and most dominant Alpine skiier said Tuesday that she will not be competing in next month’s Winter Olympics.
With help from a WikiLeaks lawyer, the young American who admits he leaked information about National Security Agency surveillance programs has now asked more than 20 nations to give him asylum.