Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Plaza Traffic Plan Draws Dissenters.(Journal North)

Byline: Jeremy Pawloski Journal Staff Writer

The debate over whether automobile traffic should be allowed back on the Plaza shows no signs of waning.

On Saturday, Gloria Mendoza stood in the Plaza with a sign reading "You want European? Go to Europe," in opposition to a group there to protest the City's Council's plan to allow one-way traffic on the Plaza, starting Monday.

"I think the council made a wise choice," said Mendoza. "Anybody should be able to drive here and say, 'What a beautiful place.' ''

The recently approved plan allows one-way traffic to flow in a counter-clockwise direction around the Plaza on Lincoln Avenue, San Francisco Street and Old Santa Fe Trail. …

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