Nearly $30 Million Awarded to 14 Franklin County Communities
The Ohio Public Works Commission’s (OPWC’s) Public Works Integrating Committee (PWIC) has awarded nearly $30 million to 20 projects in District 3/Franklin County through the State Capital Improvements Program (SCIP) and the Local Transportation Improvements Program (LTIP).
The Ohio Public Works Commission’s SCIP and the LTIP provide financial assistance to local communities for the improvement of their basic infrastructure systems.
Eligible projects include improvements to roads, bridges, culverts, water supply systems, wastewater systems, storm water collection systems and solid waste disposal facilities. County, city, village, township and other infrastructure districts located in Franklin County were eligible to apply.
The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) provides administrative support for District 3 of the Ohio Public Works Commission, including processing and reviewing project grant and loan requests from local governments. After evaluating and scoring the projects, final project approval is provided by the Ohio Public Works Commission.
The projects that were awarded funds are:
|AGENCY||PROJECT NAME||ESTIMATED COST||TOTAL AWARD||PROGRAM|
|Bexley||South Drexel Ave & Grandon Ave Comprehensive Improvements||$5,158,807||$4,895,707||SCIP|
|Canal Winchester||Gender Road lmprovements Phase 5||$1,199,960||$1,000,000||SCIP|
|Columbus||Citywide ADA Curb Ramps||$1,306,113||$999,643||SCIP|
|Columbus||Hudson St Reconstruction – I-71 to Cleveland Ave||$19,434,978||$2,000,000||SCIP|
|Columbus||James Rd at Livingston Ave Intersection Improvements||$2,610,257||$261,025||SCIP|
|Columbus||Neil Avenue Traffic Signal Installation||$3,058,038||$1,000,000||SCIP|
|Columbus||School Zone Flashing Beacons – Citywide Upgrades||$733,892||$477,651||SCIP|
|Franklin Co. Engineer||Agler Road Bridge over Alum Creek||$5,517,868||$931,708||SCIP|
|Franklin Co. Engineer||Saltzgaber Road, Swisher Road & Toy Road Improvements||$2,350,397||$702,602||LTIP|
|Grandview Heights||Yard St, Bobcat Ave & Swan St Road/Utility Extensions||$11,464,249||$6,179,230||SCIP|
|Grove City||Home Road Improvements||$2,183,456||$390,960||SCIP|
|Groveport||S. Hamilton Rd/Higgins Blvd/Directors Blvd Intersection lmprovements Phase 2||$861,000||$472,689||LTIP|
|Groveport||West Bixby Road Reconstruction Phase 2||$1,851,124||$1,851,124||SCIP|
|Hilliard||Scioto Darby Road / Walcutt Road Improvements||$3,410,000||$1,000,000||LTIP|
|Jackson Twp.||Hiner Road Resurfacing||$340,700||$200,700||LTIP|
|Madison Twp.||Chipman Drive and Rager Road Improvements||$458,574||$364,574||LTIP|
|Minerva Park||Sanitary Sewer Collection System Improvements Phase 3||$300,300||$300,300||SCIP|
|New Albany||Market Street Extension||$7,505,000||$532,168||LTIP|
|Reynoldsburg||East Main Street Roadway Improvements||$3,083,974||$1,999,999||SCIP|
|Whitehall||Poth Road Improvements||$3,997,033||$3,957,033||LTIP|