03/06/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 03/06/2018 21:06
U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced a $10,292,000.00 federal grant to improve transportations systems that connect Gallatin County to Big Sky, Montana.
'Gallatin County is leading the state in economic growth,' said Daines. 'This grant will help the county meet the infrastructure demands of this rapid growth and continue creating good-paying jobs in the community.'
The grant will add approximately seven left turn lanes at key intersections along MT 64, install road signage, construct a pedestrian tunnel, extend an existing paved pedestrian trail, and purchase four motor coaches and six vans to enhance transit service in the area.
Statement of Support:
'TIGER grants are direct federal investments in projects that will improve our surface transportation at the national, regional or local level,' - U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao