• Vt. spending $324M on road projects
    April 22,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    BURLINGTON ó The Vermont Agency of Transportation said it has budgeted about $324 million on transportation projects this construction season thatís now getting under way.

    Agency officials said the money will be spent on paving, bridge repair, highway safety, park-and-ride projects, bike and pedestrian facilities and other projects.

    The Burlington Free Press reported that this yearís spending is about 1 percent higher than last year.

    The big-budget spending categories are $108 million for road paving, $61 million for work on interstate bridges, $54 million for state highway bridges and $53 million on roadway work.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    BENNINGTON – Three local law firms filed a class-action lawsuit in the U.S. Full Story
    MANCHESTER ó Throwing a lit cigarette out of a moving car led to a felony charge of heroin... Full Story
    VERNON ó The second big wave of layoffs at the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant occurred Thursday. Full Story
    More Articles