2021 Member Designated Transportation Projects

The U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure announced March 3, 2021, that the Committee will accept requests for Member Designated Projects to be considered for inclusion in the upcoming surface transportation reauthorization legislation under a reformed process that includes new transparency measures. To download a pdf of this year's submissions, click here.

More information can be found here: https://transportation.house.gov/committee-activity/issue/member-designated-projects

Please note: The Committee’s Member Designated Projects process is separate from the House Committee on Appropriations’ process for Community Funding Project requests.

 

In consultation with local stateholders Rep. Tom Malinowski has submitted the following projects in NJ-07 to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for funding consideration:

 

Project Sponsor: Morris County
Project Name/Location: Berkshire Valley Road Truck Circulation Project; Berkshire Valley Road Railroad Bridge Spanning Berkshire Valley Road (CR 642), Kenvil, NJ 07847
Requested Amount: $2,000,000

 

Project Sponsor: Morris County 
Project Name/Location: Construction of Pedestrian Bridge on Columbia Trail (relocation of Openaki Bridge Truss); Columbia Trail Crossing of Electric Brook, Long Valley, NJ 07853
Requested Amount: $1,000,000

 

Project Sponsor: New Jersey Transit
Project Name/Location: Cranford Station Rehabilitation Project; Cranford Station, New Jersey Transit, Raritan Valley Line, South Avenue East, Cranford, NJ 07016
Requested Amount: $1,120,000

 

Project Sponsor: New Jersey Transit
Project Name/Location: Westfield Station Rehabilitation Project; Westfield Station, New Jersey Transit, Raritan Valley Line, North Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
Requested Amount: $740,000

 

Project Sponsor: Somerset County
Project Name/Location: West County Drive (CR 646) Extension; Extension of West County Drive (CR 646) from Old York Road (CR 637) to U.S. Highway Route 202, Branchburg, NJ 08876
Requested Amount: $6,493,600

 

Project Sponsor: Somerset County
Project Name/Location: Route 202, First Avenue Intersection Improvements – Right of Way Acquisitions; Intersection of Route 202 and First Avenue (CR 567), Raritan, NJ 08869
Requested Amount: $3,340,684.80

 

Project Sponsor: Somerset County 
Project Name/Location: Reconstruction of Pedestrian Bridges over Cole Drive; Cole Drive off East Main Street (CR 533), NJ Transit Bridgewater Rail Station, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Requested Amount: $1,280,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Spring Garden Bridge; Spring Garden Street over Stream 10-25, Cranford, NJ 07016
Requested Amount: $800,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Faitoute Avenue Bridge; Faitoute Avenue over Stream 10-24, Kenilworth, NJ, 07033
Requested Amount: $600,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Allen Avenue Bridge; Allen Avenue/Stream 10-37-2, Union Township, NJ 07083
Requested Amount: $400,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Oakland Place Bridge; Oakland Place over Stream 3-51, Summit, NJ 07901
Requested Amount: $760,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – High Street Bridge; High Street Over Stream 3-51, Summit, NJ 07901
Requested Amount: $600,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Pine Grove Avenue Bridge; Pine Grove Avenue Over Stream 3-51, Summit, NJ 07901
Requested Amount: $800,000

 

Project Sponsor: Union County
Project Name/Location: Union County Structurally Deficient Bridge Initiative – Shunpike Road Bridge; Shunpike Road over Stream 10-35, Summit, NJ 07901
Requested Amount: $600,000