Wolf administration to provide more than $84M for Pa. infrastructure improvements

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf speaks during a news conference at the John H. Taggart School library, Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Harrisburg, PA (WHTM) — Governor Wolf announced on Friday, Nov. 19 the approval of 166 new projects through the Multimodel Transporation Fund (MTF) to improve Pennslyvania’s transportation infrastructure across the commonwealth. These projects total over $84 million in funding, The projects approved are located in 54 counties.

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“My administration has been clear about its commitment to infrastructure investments and upgrades in Pennsylvania,” Gov. Wolf said. “This funding benefits commonwealth residents throughout our 67 counties and those visiting the state by making roads, bridges, and other infrastructure safer, more reliable, and accessible.”

The MTF was established by Act 89 in 2013 to ensure the availability of safe and reliable transportation access in communities in the commonwealth. The program funds several types of improvement projects, including roads, walking and bike trails, rail, traffic safety, public transportation, and air transport.

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