I would like to comment on "Not set in concrete" [News, April 4], which describes a proposed 260-unit apartment development on the site of Smithtown Concrete Products Corp. on Middle Country Road.

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There is a tremendous need for such housing for our young people and seniors who otherwise could not stay on Long Island. However, Middle Country Road is incapable of handling the existing traffic load, let alone additional traffic. The traffic along that section of Route 25 is a nightmare.

Maribeth R. Siskind, Smithtown