FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 15, 2008

CONTACT: Jim Lowney, 908-527-4711

 

Federal Funding for Liberty Corridor Projects

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(Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (L) announces the delivery of up to $88 million in federal funding for Liberty Corridor projects during a news conference at the Jersey Gardens outlet mall in Elizabeth on January 15 as Elizabeth Mayor J. Christian Bollwage (C) and Union County Manager George Devanney look on. The Liberty Corridor projects— critical economic development project designed to improve the flow of freight and provide more efficient delivery of goods and services— include the Tremley Point Access Connector Road in Linden and the North Avenue Corridor Improvement Project in Elizabeth. Both are Union County Economic Development projects.