FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 13, 2022
Governor Wolf Announces Nearly $38 Million to Improve Traffic Safety
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that 70 municipalities will receive over $37.8 million to support traffic signal upgrades, increasing safety and mobility across Pennsylvania’s communities through the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT’s) “Green Light-Go” program.
“The safety improvements supported by the Green Light-Go program help municipalities relieve congestion and traffic flow, as well as keep Pennsylvanians moving safely and efficiently,” said Gov. Wolf. “I’m proud to help our communities improve mobility for Pennsylvanians.”
Green Light-Go grants are provided as reimbursements to municipalities for updates to improve the efficiency and operation of existing traffic signals. Grant funding through the Green Light-Go program may be utilized for a range of operational improvements including, but not limited to, light-emitting diode (LED) technology installation, traffic signal retiming, developing special event plans and monitoring traffic signals, as well as upgrading traffic signals to the latest technologies.
Following is a list of approved projects awarded to the Borough of Conshohocken:
- Conshohocken Borough – $319,315 for modernization of the traffic signal at West Elm Street and Oak Street
- Conshohocken Borough – $373,150 for modernization of the traffic signal at East Elm Street and Harry Street
- Conshohocken Borough – $391,071 for modernization of the traffic signal at West Elm Street and Maple Street
- Conshohocken Borough – $424,930 for modernization of the traffic signal at West Elm Street and Colwell Lane
The full press release can be viewed here.