Stimulus money sitting on the side of the road

July 21, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
If you've driven around the Valley this summer you've no doubt run into a number of road construction projects. Many of those projects are the result of President Obama's $862 billion stimulus package. The city of Fresno alone took a $9.3 million chunk of the package. But what some people don't realize is a portion of that stimulus money is literally sitting on the side of the road.