The Route 1 corridor, which runs from three lanes to two lanes back to three lanes of traffic has long been overdue for an update but nothing has changed since the state Transportation Bill was authorized. Traffic consistently bottlenecks in the area thanks to the outdated roadway and now mayors Rizzo and Christenson, along with Saugus Town Manager Crabtree are requesting the state to move forward with the project for expansion of the roadway.  (Advocate photo)