The City of Huron has applied for a grant to make transporting children to school safer. City Planner Ralph Borkowski explained the plans laid out in the Safe Routes to School grant application…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/03/safetoschool1.mp3|titles=safetoschool1]
The grant is a 100-percent grant of federal money funneled to municipalities through the State Department of Transportation…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/03/safetoschool2.mp3|titles=safetoschool2]
A number of signs are also a part of the project[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/03/safetoschool3.mp3|titles=safetoschool3]
Borkowski says there is no guaruntee the projects will happen…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2012/03/safetoschool4.mp3|titles=safetoschool4]
The City of Huron will provide approximately 12-thousand dollars in engineering of the project The cost of the project is around 158-thousand dollars.