Terre Haute denied community crossing grant...what happened?

This week the state denied the city the Community Crossings Grant.

Posted: Mar 28, 2019 6:05 PM
Updated: Mar 29, 2019 12:24 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Cities across the State of Indiana are looking to repair their roads.

Terre Haute leaders are also looking to do the same thing...but they may have to do it without help.

This week the state denied the city the Community Crossings Grant.

This is a matching grant.

That means the state would have matched the money the city provided.

News 10 spoke with city engineer Chuck Ennis.

He told us what happened with the denied grant.

"There's limited funds. So I don't know. I'm not really familiar with the grant selection process that INDOT uses, but there's a lot of demand for these grants all across the state. It just wasn't our turn," Ennis said.

Other cities in the Wabash Valley did receive the grant.

They include Rockville, Sullivan, and Vincennes.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Broken Clouds
38° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 28°
Robinson
Broken Clouds
38° wxIcon
Hi: 40° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 28°
Indianapolis
Overcast
33° wxIcon
Hi: 34° Lo: 18°
Feels Like: 22°
Rockville
Broken Clouds
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 24°
Casey
Overcast
38° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 30°
Brazil
Broken Clouds
38° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 28°
Marshall
Broken Clouds
38° wxIcon
Hi: 40° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 28°
Windy & Colder
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

Thursday Afternoon Weather

Image

Shamrock 5k Downtown Greencastle, In March 7th

Image

Thursday Morning Weather Update

Image

Domestic violence awareness

Image

Linton Loogootee at BLF

Image

Wednesday Late Forecast

Image

Indiana Gaming Commission not expected to decide on Terre Haute's casino at next meeting

Image

What is Discrimination? ISU Presentation

Image

Cody Zeller special shoes

Image

Hey Kevin 2-26

WTHI Events