Governor Wolf announced that his administration has submitted the commonwealth’s allotted 300 census tracts across the state as Qualified Opportunity Zones, as created by the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in December 2017.
Governor Wolf joined Representative Jake Wheatley, Senator Jay Costa, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, and other state and local leaders for the official groundbreaking ceremony of “The Highline,” a historic riverfront terminal building in Pittsburgh’s South Side that will be renovated into modern retail and office space.
Governor Wolf announced the investment of $60 million for 12 drinking water, wastewater, and non-point source projects across 12 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).
April Jobs That Pay Update: Preparing PA’s Workforce, Creating Jobs That Pay, Connecting Growing CommunitiesApril 16, 2018
This month, Governor Wolf continued to make major investments in infrastructure, community projects, and workforce development initiatives to equip all Pennsylvanians for jobs that pay.
Governor Wolf and Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards highlighted transportation investments as PennDOT announced that roughly 104 highway and bridge projects are anticipated to begin or continue across the eight-county south central region this year.