Lehigh Valley Planning Commission
Congratulations to Lehigh Valley Grant Winners
The Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) through the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) recently announced the recipients of State Multimodal Transportation Funds. Competitive awards were available for projects totaling more than $100,000 but not more than $3,000,000. There were 418 projects statewide that received funding for a total amount of $152,414,748.
The multimodal program provides funding to encourage economic development and ensure that a safe and reliable system of transportation is available to the residents of the commonwealth. The program is administered and funds are used for the enhancement of transportation assets including streetscape, lighting, sidewalk enhancement, pedestrian safety, and transit-oriented development projects. In the Lehigh Valley, 8 projects were selected as follows: