U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL), Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Treasury, and General Government, announced today that the Department of Transportation will be releasing $1,081,580 for the Anniston East Bypass. As Chairman of the Subcommittee, Senator Shelby secured these funds in the fiscal year 2004 appropriations process.
Sen. Shelby said, “I am pleased to announce these funds are now being released. This important project will provide direct access from Fort McClellan to Interstate 20 and provide greater mobility for the Anniston community.”