Daley congratulates Conshohocken on Green Light-Go grants

HARRISBURG, July 18 – State Rep. Mary Jo Daley, D-Montgomery, today congratulated the Borough of Conshohocken for its awards of several state grants to address local traffic signal projects. 

“These state grants help keep borough costs low as we return more state tax dollars home to our communities,” Daley said. “I’m grateful to see this investment in our communities, and I hope that given our new state budget, we will see continued opportunities for community growth and improvement.” 

Borough officials echoed Daley’s sentiment. 

“The Borough of Conshohocken would like to express its sincere gratitude to Governor Wolf for the PennDOT Green Light-Go Grant. We were thrilled to learn that our borough was selected as a recipient. Grant funding of this magnitude will have a meaningful effect on safety and mobility in the borough by improving operation and efficiency along Elm Street. We are deeply appreciative of the governor’s support!” 

Funded by the state’s Green Light-Go program, grants awarded today to the city included: 

  • $319,315 for traffic signal at West Elm Street and Oak Street. 
  • $373,150 for traffic signal at East Elm Street and Harry Street. 
  • $391,071 for traffic signal at West Elm Street and Maple Street. 
  • $424,930 for traffic signal at West Elm Street and Colwell Lane. 

Green Light-Go grants are provided as reimbursement?s 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?, LED technology installation, traffic signal retiming, developing special event plans and monitoring traffic signals, as well as upgrading traffic signals to the latest technologies. 

For more information about Green Light-Go, visit PennDOT’s website.