MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA)- More than 250 new road and bridge improvement projects have
been scheduled to move forward under the new Rural Assistance Match Program
championed by Gov. Robert Bentley.
The Rural Assistance Match Program, or RAMP, allows rural
areas that couldn't participate in the Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation
and Improvement Program (ATRIP) due to a lack of funding the ability to access
the money needed for essential road and bridge improvements.
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LIST OF RAMP PROJECTS HERE
Previously, 61 of 67 counties in Alabama received funding
through ATRIP which was established by Gov. Bentley in 2012. With the
additional RAMP funding all Alabama counties will now benefit from road and