Senate President Stephen Sweeney
Deputy Speaker John Burzichelli
Assemblyman Adam Taliaferro

The Sentinel – Senate President Steve Sweeney, Assembly Deputy Speaker John J. Burzichelli and Assemblywoman Celeste Riley today announced that the 3rd Legislative District will receive $1 million from the state Department of Transportation in Local Aid Infrastructure Grants.

“Our infrastructure is in crucial need of improvement. These funds are much needed, much deserved, and will greatly improve the transportation safety of the third district,” said Sweeney.

“A healthy infrastructure is vital to our economy and the safety of motorists, particularly when it comes to improving our local streets and roads. This funding will go a long way towards helping us address these concerns,” said Burzichelli.

“Given the extraordinary fiscal times we are facing these funds are certainly welcome to help improve our local roadways and help motorists get to where they need to go in a safe and timely fashion,” said Riley.

A list of 3rd district municipalities receiving funding is below.

Cumberland CR 540 over Cohansey River $230,000.00

Franklin Township Weymouth Road Section III $430,000.00

Lower Alloways Creek Alloway Creek Neck Road Section I $430,000.00

District Offices

Gloucester County

Kingsway Commons
935 Kings Highway, Suite 400
West Deptford, NJ 08086
Phone: (856) 251-9801
Fax: (856) 251-9752


Salem/Cumberland Counties

The Finlaw Building
199 East Broadway, Suite G
Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: (856) 339-0808 or
             (856) 455-1011
Fax: (856) 339-9626