Over $10 million in grants awarded to local transportation projects
6/10/2021 | 6:03 a.m.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS - Over $10 million in grant money has been awarded to various local transportation projects in Southern Illinois.
The grants were awarded to seven local projects, four of them in Williamson County alone, through the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program.
The local projects include...
Rides Mass Transit District - $2 million - Crab Orchard Greenway Transit Connection Project.
Marion CUSD #2 - $2 million - Crab Orchard Greenway Marion High School Connection Project
City of Carbondale - $2 million - Illinois Route 13 Biking Pathways
City of Herrin - $1.6 million - Pedestrian Safety Improvements
City of Marion - $1.5 million - Downtown Improvements
Jackson County, IL - $1.02 million - Saluki Greenway Expansion Project
City of West Frankfort - $685,000 - Downtown Streetscapes Project