Gallery: Federal Grant Will Help Build New Sustainable Transportation a...

Through an ambitious joint effort between New York and Connecticut, federal funding will soon provide a huge investment directed towards community development and sustainable transportation. This new initiative is expected to bridge the gap between departmental and geographical boundaries, while improving the communities of both states overall. With $3.5 million provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant, the new initiative will address a variety of cross regional issues, as well as push for innovative housing, a stronger economy, better transportation and more active environmental development efforts.

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  1. lazyreader April 19, 2011 at 8:15 am

    You mean tax payer money is footing the bill for another of NYC’s future overused, rusty, poorly maintained transportation schemes. Their current system is in desperate need of repair and they want to build more……..