Counties and towns would see a one-time boost of state aid for road work under a $133.6 million package 10 Senate Republicans released Wednesday.
The plan -- backed by all six caucus members of the Joint Finance Committee -- would give each county $1 million and each town $1,000 per mile of road in its jurisdiction. The latter would total $61.6 million.
The proposal comes a day before JFC is scheduled to vote on the transportation piece of the budget as it works toward wrapping up its work on the document next week.
It would use a piece of the additional $753 million in revenue the state is no...