SANTA CLARITA — The first road to be built since Santa Clarita was incorporated has been given the go-ahead by the City Council.
Establishment of a three-mile link between Magic Mountain Parkway and Via Princessa would make it the second major east-west route across the Santa Clarita Valley, Tony Nisich, a city engineer, said Wednesday.
"We've been trying to build this road since we've been a city," said Nisich, who will head the $30-million project. The council unanimously approved the road Tuesday night.
But don't expect to see any bulldozers soon.
Approval of the link is contingent on completion of the toxic cleanup at the site of the Porta Bella development, a task that could take years, Nisich said.