Township Sign Safety Program
Applications currently accepted from eligible townships until March 15th, 2015. Application link available below. List of eligible townships provided on the application form.
Each year, ODOT's Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) provides $1 million dollars in funding to upgrade safety signage on Ohio's Township Roadways. Townships are invited to apply for the safety funding based on the following criteria:
- Ranked among the top townships with above average, systemwide crash rates based on their previous five years crash history, and
- Have not previously received a Township Sign Safety Grant under this program.
This program allows townships to request safety signage along with related posts and hardware, to upgrade existing or install additional safety signage in a systemic manner across the township's entire roadway system. The limit per request, per township, is $50,000 (fifty thousand dollars).
The application period for township-wide signage safety grant is currently open until March 15, 2015.
Application available at: https://adobeformscentral.com/?f=kfYXVQCoHiBIskmn9eHGYA
Please contact program manager, Victoria Beale, with any questions - firstname.lastname@example.org or 614-466-3129.
NOTE: Here is a guidance document for fiscal officers on how to properly record the grant within your Township's Finances: click here to download the guidance document.