SEPTA Wins FTA Grant

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation will receive a Transit-Oriented Development grant issued in a pilot program being overseen by the Federal Transit Administration.

The $360,000 award will used for planning of five stations on the proposed 4-mile King of Prussia rail extension of the Norristown High Speed Line.

The grant is part of $6.2 million in funding awarded by the FTA this week in support of nine planning efforts aimed at improving access to public transportation, including rail.

The projects are expected to improve access, encourage ridership and spur economic and mixed-use development near public transit services.

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


%d bloggers like this: