North Wales − February 1, 2019 − Senator Collett announced today that $1,590,000 in multimodal project grants would be going to roadway and infrastructure improvements in the 12th District.
The grants come from PennDOT’s Multimodal Fund and will be used to repave and improve roadways throughout the district. Projects will include areas most in need of repair, areas that need to be upgraded to ADA compliance, and toward efforts to make streets more accessible and safer for bicycle traffic.
“Investments in the infrastructure of our communities are investments in our future,” said Collett. “I am so pleased that these grants will go towards making sure that our roads and walkways are safer and more accessible.”
Projects in Collett’s senatorial district include:
- Davisville & Byberry Intersection Improvements (Upper Moreland, Montgomery County) – $390,000
- Red Lion Road Culvery and Roadway Improvements (Lower Moreland, Montgomery County ) – $1,200,000
The Multimodal Transportation Fund provides grants to boost economic development and ensure that a safe and reliable system of transportation is available to the residents across Pennsylvania.
Funds may be used for the development, rehabilitation and enhancement of transportation assets to existing communities, streetscape, lighting, sidewalk enhancement, pedestrian safety, connectivity of transportation assets and transit-oriented development
Throughout Pennsylvania, $44.5 million was given to a variety of local multimodal projects.