Liquid fuel funds recommended for 5 Centre County road projects

Improving road safety in Centre County will be a topic on next week’s consent agenda for the Centre County commissioners as they vote on how the county will allocate its $164,427 in liquid fuel funds.

The county started its local transportation funding program in 2017 with a variety of funds (liquid fuels, fee for local use and Act 13) to improve transportation, Anne Messner, Centre County’s transportation planner, said during Tuesday’s meeting. The funds have been distributed throughout the county and have created “interesting flexibility” for municipalities to complete projects that otherwise wouldn’t be able to be done,