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Zogu i Zi - The End



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Anonymous said…
I sure this is just the beginning 'cause if this is the end it will be ugly for years to come........

Ll.
zkorb said…
So, maybe you can summarize for the rest of us - what is the general feeling by the citizenry of Tirana to this?

I mean, my guess would be that the inconvinience of having one of the most major intersections be destroyed / dusty / bumpy probably outweighs the concerns about illegal building.

Is this correct or am I totally off base?
Genc said…
They are planning to build a ring. It, supposedly, should start construction soon.

Here is a render:

http://img345.imageshack.us/img345/3337/zoguizi4ii.jpg

(Double click on the link->Copy->Paste on the browser address bar.)
ourmanintirana said…
Zkorb - it is hard for me to know what the population think. The few friends I have here who speak English tend not to take one side or the other but just find the whole thing an embarassment. I suspect that apart from party supporters a lot of other people do as well.

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