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Funding for Three Eugene Active Transportation Projects Closer
Some good news is coming down the pipeline for local active transportation projects. At the recent Northwest Oregon "Super-ACT" meeting about $21.9 million in state transportation funding was approved for Lane County. Three of the funded projects are in Eugene and include; the Amazon Active Transportation Corridor ($1,536,708), the NE Livable Streets project ($803,000), and the Jessen Path and Lighting project ($1,898,662). The City of Eugene submitted the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) grant applications earlier this year to ODOT. The funding of the projects won't be until 2015-2018 so even once final approval is obtained we are many years out from construction. Each project … Continue reading "Funding for Three Eugene Active Transportation Projects Closer"