Southwestern PA Commission announces virtual open house Tuesday, March 2

Story by Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano

(Hopewell Twp., Pa.) A virtual open house is being hosted by the Southwestern PA   Commission Tuesday, March 2, 2021 from 6 to 8 p.m. according to information received  by Hopewell Township officials.  The  commission is developing corridor plan for Brodhead Road (State Route 3007/Route 18 ) between Old Brodhead Road and the Allegheny County/Beaver County  border. According to the information received  the corridor plan will include, short, medium and long term  recommendations that will improve  transportation and safety for all user, and serve as an investment plan that will guide  planning and programming of transportation projects in the study area.

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Hopewell Township Manager  Jamie Yurcina   is very optimistic about the study Beaver County Planning Director Joe West  said last summer the county application was pre-approved  for $250,000   in regional Livability through Smart (SMART) funding.