Apr 10 2002

SEN. SHELBY ANNOUNCES FUNDS FOR MOBILE GREENWAYS

U. S. Sen. Richard C. Shelby (R-Ala.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee and Ranking Member of the Senate Transportation Appropriations Subcommittee, today announced funds for the Mobile Greenways trails. The funds, totaling $1,734,788, will be released Monday by the Federal Highway Administration.

Sen. Shelby said, "I am proud to announce these funds for the Greenways trails. This project includes 50 miles of biking, jogging and walking trails that will link new and existing parks as well as activity centers such as schools and colleges."

For more information please contact Gordon Brown, Alabama Federal Highway Administration, at (334) 223-7373.