Category Archives: funding opportunity

PA State Transportation Commission Wants to Hear From You

As odd as it may sound in this time of fiscal uncertainty (what with Harrisburg deliberating whether or not to fund transportation at all), the State’s Transportation Commission is seeking public comment as it develops its “Twelve Year Transportation Program.” … Continue reading

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Federal Transportation Bill Threatens Bicycle and Pedestrian Funding

Congress is conferring on the next Federal Transportation Bill, and bicycle and pedestrian funding is still at stake.  In the Senate transportation bill, programs that fund bicycle and pedestrian funding are preserved and improved, continuing to fund projects that benefit … Continue reading

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Free Walkability Audits

Schools may apply for a free Walkability Audit from the PA Safe Routes to School Resource Center. Any school interested in a walkability audit can obtain an application form online at www.saferoutespa.org/walkability-audits or by contacting info@saferoutespa.org or (717) 763-0930 (ask for Safe Routes). … Continue reading

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Gov. Corbett Discusses Transportation in his Budget Address

HARRISBURG (Feb. 7, 2012) – The Keystone Transportation Funding Coalition commended Governor Corbett for embracing a comprehensive transportation funding plan as one of his administration’s top priorities. The coalition was encouraged by his insistence that the solution must be a … Continue reading

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Funding is at Risk

On Thursday, February 2, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is scheduled to vote on the long awaited American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act, a comprehensive infrastructure funding bill.  This bill would fund transportation infrastructure projects nationwide, however a crucial element … Continue reading

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