(Cal Trans allocates over half a billion dollars)…The funds are to pay for 86 transportation projects.
The total amount allocated is $510 million. The allocations include $104 million from Proposition 1B, a transportation bond approved by voters in 2006. One of the funded projects is in Imperial County. The project, east of Calexico, asphalt pavement on Highway 7, just north of the East port of Entry will be replaced with concrete pavement to improve safety and ride quality. Cal Trans allocated $11.4 million for that project.