W.Va. offering funding for transportation
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The West Virginia Department of Transportation is starting another round of Transportation Enhancement Program funding.
During the past six-year program, $20 million was awarded to 94 projects throughout the state for construction of bicycle and pedestrian paths, restoration of historic railroad depots, acquisition and development of rails trails.
Administered by the DOT, the reimbursement program provides 80 percent funding through the Federal Highway Administration to be matched by 20 percent funding by enhancement project sponsors, which must be governmental agencies or towns, cities, counties and state agencies.
All projects must be transportation-related.
For more information, contact Richard Hartman at 1-304-558-3165; fax: 1-304-558-3783; or e-mail: (http://firstname.lastname@example.org).
The deadline for receipt of applications is April 1.
Applications accepted for historic grants
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Applications are now being accepted for historic preservation development grants through the State Historic Preservation Office of the West Virginia Division of Culture and History.