Bello, Morelle to announce new project coming to Brighton

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BRIGHTON, N.Y. (WROC) — Monroe County Executive Adam Bello and Congressman Joe Morelle (D-25) laid out the plan for the Elmwood Avenue Multi-use Corridor Improvement Project in Brighton on Monday.

The $8.6 million project was submitted as part of this year`s Surface Transportation Member Designated Projects.

“Not only will this make roadways safer, it will enhance the quality of life for Brighton residents by creating more walking and cycling routes we will also invest in a greener and more sustainable community,” Morelle said.

“This project is going to be transformative, Not only will we save future dollars on costly road repairs, but we’re also going to create new and safer transportation options for our residents,” Bello said.

The project is included in the House’s Invest In America Act and is expected to be voted on in the coming weeks.

This is a developing story. News 8 WROC will provide updates as they become available.

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