Critical Infrastructure
Project Examples

Read more about successful critical infrastructure projects made possible by GMS's funding strategies.

Project:
Carroll Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades 

Client:
The Carroll Valley Sewer and Water Authority 


Funding Source:
Commonwealth Financing Authority

Total Grant Funding Secured:
$1,125,000

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Carrol Valley Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrades

The Carroll Valley Sewer and Water Authority (Authority) currently owns and maintains the Carroll Valley Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP). 

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Project:
Gregg Township Municipal Authority Sewer System Upgrades

Client:
Gregg Township


Funding Sources:
Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development; Commonwealth Financing Authority


Total Grant Funding Secured:
$2,128,000

Gregg Township Municipal Authority Sewer System Upgrades

The Gregg Township Municipal Authority is unique in that it not only serves residents and businesses, but also those housed at the Allenwood Federal Corrections Complex.  

Project:
Adams County 800 MHZ  Digital Public Safety Radio Network

Client:
Adams County

Funding Sources:
Governor’s Office of the Budget

Total Grant Funding Secured:
$3,250,000

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Adams County Digital Public Safety Radio Network

Adams County used grant funds to implement a comprehensive, multi-jurisdictional, multi-municipal emergency communications initiative, which is centered on an 800 MHz Digital Public Safety Radio Network. 

Pipes

Project:
Borough of Chambersburg Natural Gas Pipeline

Client:
Borough of Chambersburg 

Funding Sources:
Commonwealth Financing Authority

Total Grant Funding Secured:

$584,100

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Borough of Chambersburg Natural Gas Pipeline

In 2018, the Borough of Chambersburg implemented a Natural Gas Pipeline Extension Project which was aimed at providing service to underserved neighborhoods both within the Borough and in neighboring Greene Township through a unique, inter-municipal public/private partnership with UGI Gas. 

Project:
Cumberland Franklin Joint Municipal Authority

Client:
Cumberland Franklin Joint Municipal Authority

Funding Sources:
Commonwealth Financing Authority

Total Grant Funding Secured:
$480,000

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Cumberland Franklin Joint Municipal Authority

The Cumberland Franklin Joint Municipal Authority, whose service areas spans 4 municipalities in both Cumberland and Franklin Counties, utilized public grant funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority for two of its significant infrastructure projects.  

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Project:
Chambersburg Renewable Energy Initiatives

Client:
Borough of Chambersburg

Funding Sources:
Governor’s Office of the Budget; Commonwealth Financing Authority

Total Grant Funding Secured:
$1,400,000

Sustainable Energy

Chambersburg Renewable Energy Initiatives

The Borough of Chambersburg is committed to diversifying its energy portfolio through the pursuit of clean and renewable energy sources. It currently holds a Gold Level Sustainable Pennsylvania Community Certification.