Drawn and Quartered Rainier Connector Again in the News. Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 3:40 by Steve.Rustad Thanks to an approval for an Environmental Impact Report (EIR), the widely desired (by 72% of Petalumans) and rabidly opposed (by nimby’s, “progressives,” and the rest of the anti-everything minority) Rainier connector – between the east and west sides of river city – is once again in the news. Don’t hold your breath. Be Sociable, Share! Tweet Submit Your Comments Name Required Mail Required, will not be published Website Comment Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see our Comments FAQ.