Sep 09 2004

SHELBY ANNOUNCES OVER $1.8 MILLION FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO I-65

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 $1,802,635 for improvements to Interstate 65 at Valleydale Road. As Chairman of the Subcommittee, Senator Shelby secured these funds in the fiscal year 2004 appropriations process.

Sen. Shelby said, “These funds will assist with construction of an interchange and other improvements to Interstate 65 at Valleydale Road. I am pleased that these funds are now being released so improvements to this important stretch of road may begin.”