Essex County Receives $46M Grant for Traffic Signal Modernizations

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority has awarded Essex County two grants totaling $46 million grant to modernize and update 54 intersections in nine Essex County municipalities on Monday, March 13th. The two grants – for 24,830,00 and $21,735,000 for a total of $46.565 million – is the largest safety-oriented award ever given by the NJTPA through its Local Safety Program.