Federal Grant Will Help Jamestown Improve Safe Routes To School

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JAMESTOWN, NY (WNY News Now) – The City of Jamestown has been awarded a $200,000 dollar federal grant to help improve streets.

The U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration announced the funding as part of a Safe Streets and Roads for All Action Plan Grant.

According to local officials, the funding will focus on improving safe routes to schools.

Jamestown was one of 500 communities nationwide selected to receive the funding.

The allocation was attached to the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law passed in late 2021.


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