RFTA gets $1.9 million grant | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

RFTA gets $1.9 million grant

The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority received a $1.9 million grant, U.S. Sen. Ben Nighthorse Campbell announced this week. The U.S. Department of Transportation funded the grant, which will go toward improvements to RFTA.”This grant will enable the RFTA to upgrade their facilities for their growing ridership and encourage the residents of the Roaring Fork Valley to continue to use mass transit,” Campbell said in a press release. The authority will use the money to purchase land, as well as finance the construction of about 160 spaces and bus-loading facilities.The authority will use the money to purchase land, as well as finance the construction of about 160 spaces and bus-loading facilities.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User