TDOT spokeswoman Jennifer Flynn says Mississippi-based Neel-Schaffer Inc. is developing a plan outlining basic design information on behalf of the state, and a "design-build" contractor will be selected after this summer.
The first way to keep the promise about ending AIDS "is that you show up," she said. "Sending a video message is not showing up. And it's not leadership from the United States of America. We are asking the president to please engage and make AIDS a priority."