Highway Safety Grant applications opening in February

Highway Safety Grant applications opening in February
This is an up close view of a roadway. (Source: Pexels/stock image)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Organizations that have a mission of making a difference are asked to consider applying for a highway safety grant from the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles.

“Grants allow law enforcement agencies, non-profit organizations, state and local government agencies, and colleges and universities to implement innovative programs and campaigns aimed at preventing and reducing traffic fatalities, injuries, and crashes in Virginia,” a release said.

Highway Safety Grant funded programs aim to promote safety on Virginia’s roadways, such as increased seatbelt use and drunk driving prevention.

Interested applications can apply throughout the month of February. For more information, click here.

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