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They’re the same projects that have been on the chopping block since Ikhrata came to SANDAG in 2018, and began promising a new system built around hundreds of miles of fast, frequent trains.Here Are the TransNet Projects That (Probably) Aren’t Happening|Andrew Keatts|August 11, 2021|Voice of San Diego
“At least in the city of San Diego, the first services on the chopping block whenever there’s even a hint of a budget crisis are library hours, rec center hours and parks programs,” he said.
Still, Michigan will lose a seat, and because Wayne County has shrunk over the past decade, there’s a good chance a seat in the Detroit area will be on the chopping block.Which States Won — And Lost — Seats In The 2020 Census?|Geoffrey Skelley (email@example.com)|April 26, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
The $15 minimum wage increase is now on the chopping block after the Senate parliamentarian ruled it fell outside the bill’s budgetary confines.
The Sun was not bound for the hedge-fund chopping block like several other papers owned by Tribune Publishing.The Baltimore Sun was spared a hedge-fund owner. Now it will try to survive as a nonprofit.|Paul Farhi, Elahe Izadi|February 17, 2021|Washington Post
Church bells pealed from St. Catherine of Siena parish one block away.
During his trek, Brinsley twice passed within a block of a police stationhouse and he almost certainly saw cops along the way.
Block 3F is slated for release in 2019, but who knows how much that will slip?New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After walking block after block holding that container, he had suddenly discarded it and was now clutching a gun.
If someone wants to ensure a direct and secure connection, no entity, whether a hotel or otherwise, should be able to block it.How ‘Ethical’ Hotel Chain Marriott Gouges Guests in the Name of Wi-Fi Security|Kyle Chayka|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Spanish troops did not care to venture past a block of buildings in which were the offices and stores of a British firm.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The upper block was left a little thicker, the junction or root of the neck necessitating this.Antonio Stradivari|Horace William Petherick
The long unbroken block had as many and as various stores as are generally spread over the entire area of a town.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
It had been very scanty information and late in its arrival—too late to enable the master manhunter to block the plan.
How I do wish sometimes to give Ritchie a jog, when there is some stumbling-block that he sticks fast at.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge