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1721 Valley Forge Road P.O. Box 767
Worcester PA 19490

Office: 610-584-1410

Fax: 610-584-8901

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Grant Status

Sound Barrier Installation

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $1,000,000; Commonwealth Financing Authority
  • project summary - install an approximate 1,000 lf sound barrier along a portion of the Pennsylvania Turnpike between Schultz Road and Weber Road
  • project status - under design; construction start estimated late 2019

Riparian Buffer Plantings

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $50,000; Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
  • project summary - install about 500 trees and bushes along two segments of the Zacharias Creek, near Doe Brook and Meadow Lane
  • project status - completed

Defford Park Basin Upgrade

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $42,800; Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
  • project summary - improve existing stormwater basin to promote stormwater infiltration and local aquifer recharge
  • project status - bid awarded June 19; construction underway

Defford Road Park Trail & Bridge

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $63,000; Montgomery County
  • project summary - construct a pedestrian trail and bridge to connect Defford Road to the nearby shopping center on Skippack Pike
  • project status - bid awarded June 19; construction underway

Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade

  • grant status - not awarded
  • grant amount & source - $112,500; Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA)
  • project summary - install a variety of upgrades at two Township-owned wastewater treatment facilities
  • project status - Township will resubmit application when next round of funding announced by the CFA

Traffic Signal Upgrade

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $211,900; Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
  • project summary - install smart-technology at four traffic signals on Valley Forge Road and Germantown Pike 
  • project status - under design; construction start estimated late 2019

Traffic Signal Upgrade Funding Match

  • grant status - awarded
  • grant amount & source - $27,700; Montgomery County
  • project summary - provides a 50% reimbursement of the local match for the Traffic Signal Upgrade grant 
  • project status - see "Traffic Signal Upgrade" above

Valley Forge Corridor Improvement Project

  • grant status - application submitted
  • grant amount & source - $700,000; Multimodal Transportation Fund
  • project summary - seeks funds for preliminary engineering for improvements to Valley Forge Road between Township Line Road / Stump Hall Road and Woodlyn Avenue, which includes the installation of (1) a center turn lane, (2) left-turn lanes at the Township Line Road / Stump Hall Road, Water Street Road and Woodlyn Avenue, and (3) a traffic signal at Woodlyn Avenue
  • project status - grant award decision pending

 

Questions about the projects?  Contact the Township Building at (610) 584-1410.  Page last updated 8/15/2019.