I-95: The Road Most Traveled Interstate 95 may be one of the least romantic roads ever built. But what it lacks in beauty, it makes up for in utility. How has this asphalt Amazon transformed the economy of the Eastern Seaboard?
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I-95: The Road Most Traveled

How has this asphalt Amazon transformed the economy of the Eastern Seaboard?

Ray McNair rests under I-95 in Overtown, a historic black neighborhood in Miami that was nearly wiped out during the construction of the interstate. Tom Ervin For NPR hide caption

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Tom Ervin For NPR

Some call the Port of Savannah "The Quiet Giant."  About 80 percent of the freight unloaded at the Port will travel on I-95 for at least some part of the journey to retail stores across the country. Courtesy Port of Savannah hide caption

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Courtesy Port of Savannah