Ohio Public Radio
11:38 am
Fri March 27, 2009

149 Ohio infrastructure projects to be funded with stimulus

Columbus – Ohio Governor Ted Strickland says 149 infrastructure projects in the state will be fully or partially funded by federal economic stimulus money. Columbus projects include the $14 million widening of an access road at Rickenbacker Airport, a $25 million upgrade of Parsons and Livingston Avenues as part of the expansion of Children's Hospital, a $300,000 rehabilitation of the Camp Chase Railroad Bridge, and a $5.5 million conversion of Front Street into a two-way street. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.