Gunfrastructure

Firearms collected by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department in a collection drive will be melted down and turned into rebar used in state infrastructure projects.
July 28, 2010, 5am PDT | Nate Berg
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More than 8,300 weapons were collected.

"Tamco Steel donates its furnace, equipment and personnel to convert the weapons into rebar, and will allocate the steel from the melted weapons to be used for upgrades to freeways and bridges in California, Nevada and Arizona."

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Published on Monday, July 26, 2010 in Los Angeles Times
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