Sep 25 2008

Shelby Announces Over $1.5 Million for University of Alabama at Birmingham

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced that Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration has awarded $1,587,960 to the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) for the University's parking deck. Senator Shelby was instrumental in securing this funding.

“It is critical that UAB has a parking deck that will be capable of meeting the needs of the students, teachers and visitors,” said Shelby.  “This funding will be used to design and construct the 9th Avenue parking deck expansion.”