Two local projects receive Transportation Enhancement grant mone - WOWK 13 Charleston, Huntington WV News, Weather, Sports

Two local projects receive Transportation Enhancement grant money

Posted: Updated:
Spencer representatives Spencer representatives
Putnam County Parks and Recreation Putnam County Parks and Recreation

Two local projects have received Transportation Enhancement Grant funds from Governor Earl Ray Tomblin, according to a news release.

Representatives from the Putnam County Parks and Recreation received $65,000 for the Hometown Park/Valley Park Scenic By-Way Improvements 2012 project.

The money will go towards improving the existing road-side park in Hometown.

Additional lighting will also be added to improve security.

Representatives from Spencer received $120,978 for the Spencer Streetscape 2012 project.

The money will go towards new sidewalks with street lighting and crosswalks along Route 33.