FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 27, 2001
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor George H. Ryan announced today that he is releasing $160,000 in Illinois FIRST funding for projects in Lake County, including $100,000 to the Village of Green Oaks to construct a 12-foot wide acceleration lane with a shoulder on eastbound Illinois Route 176 east of Ashford Drive.
This Illinois FIRST project was initiated by State Rep. Susan Garrett, D-Lake Forest.
Other Illinois FIRST grants announced by Ryan: