Tuesday, September 20, 2022

CFA Announces Investment Of $18.2 Million In 130 Recreation, Flood Protection, Environmental Restoration Projects Funded By Act 13 Impact Fee

On September 20, the
Commonwealth Financing Authority announced the approval of $18.2 million in funding for 130 projects in 40 counties to improve water infrastructure, recreation, protect and restore the environment.

The program is funded by Act 13 drilling impact fees.

“These projects will improve communities and enhance the quality of life for Pennsylvanians,” said Gov. Tom Wolf. “They are the kind of improvements and upgrades that continue to make our commonwealth a truly great place to live, work and play.”

The projects are designated for specific initiatives as follows:

-- Flood Mitigation: ten projects approved; $2,401,281 total

-- Greenways, Trails and Recreation: 94 projects approved; $12,219,569 total

-- Sewage Facilities: four projects approved; $73,830 total

-- Orphan or Abandoned Well Plugging: one project approved; $150,000 total

-- Watershed Restoration and Protection: 21 projects approved; $3,407,495 total

A complete list of the approved Act 13 projects can be found online. They’re listed in bold and dated 9/20/22.

For more information, visit the CFA Act 13 Programs webpage.

[Posted: September 20, 2022]  PA Environment Digest

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