hanshin expressway

The Hanshin Expressway

There's driving into work and there's driving into work. The latter is possible thanks to the Hanshin Expressway in Osaka, Japan. A regeneration project for the area of Fukushima-ku in Osaka became a literal roadblock for an extension to the city's Hanshin Expressway. The obstacle in question was the 16-storey Gate Tower Building. Negotiations became an immovable …