From Frankfort

Transportation Cabinet will present prioritized, less cluttered road plan under new SHIFT proposal

05/11/2017 05:34 PM

FRANKFORT — With next year’s budget session on the horizon, Transportation Cabinet Secretary Greg Thomas says his agency will take a new approach in presenting its proposed road plan. Thomas told the Program Review and Investigations Committee Thursday that he hopes the proposed funding strategy, called the Strategic Highway Investment Formula for Tomorrow, will create a leaner two-year construction plan and reduce over-programming. SHIFT will prioritize road projects based on a number of factors like safety, congestion and economic development. Thomas said... Read more 


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