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AHTD announces winners for transportation alternative programs

(Source: KAIT-TV) (Source: KAIT-TV)
LITTLE ROCK, AR (KAIT) -

The Arkansas State Highway Transportation Departmental has announced the winners for two of its programs.

The programs are the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) and the Recreational Trails Program (RTP).

TAP provides funding for what AHTD calls "transportation alternatives" to construct sidewalks, bicycle infrastructures, etc.

RTP is funded through a portion of TAP funds and deals with all aspects of recreational trails.

For 2016, AHTD states a total of 75 TAP projects and 26 RTP projects were awarded. TAP awards totaled $16,500,000 and $1,373,000 was awarded for RTP projects.

Here is a complete list of the award winners:

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