About $950k Award to Jefferson County Government Entities for Transportation Projects

About $950k Award to Jefferson County Government Entities for Transportation Projects

ILLINOIS — About $950,000 of the $250 million Governor J.B. Pritzker awarded to local government entities for transportation projects Thursday will be coming to Jefferson County.

The county will receive about $218,500, townships in the county will split about $502,000 and municipalities in the county will split about $230,000.

The money has been divided between counties, townships, and municipalities for road projects in their respective communities. The funding was made possible through the Rebuild Illinois capital plan.