Carpenter Street Underpass Groundbreaking
August 21, 2014
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) led a groundbreaking ceremony for the new underpass at Carpenter Street - the first significant portion of the larger Springfield Rail Improvement Project on Thursday, August 21. The $20 million project is primarily funded by a $14.4 million TIGER grant. Durbin helped secure the grant and lobbied former Secretary Ray LaHood and current Secretary Anthony Foxx to select the Springfield project.
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