THE ROUTE 66 PODCAST: Talks with people living and working along The Mother Road!

Hear talks highlighting these Route 66 icons!

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20. Times Beach

Times Beach, Missouri, contains both the biggest environmental disaster and story that most people are not familiar with along Route 66.  Yet, during the 1980’s the plight of Times Beach reached international attention. The common practice at the time was to spread recycled machinery oil to suppress the dust along dirt roads.  Unfortunately, the contractor…