DRPA committee approves $20 million in non-transportation spending

    It wasn’t easy, but a Delaware River Port Authority committee has advanced a $20-million spending package for non-transportation items.

    Among groups benefiting from the spending are food banks, a cancer center, student housing at Rutgers and rowing facilities on the Cooper River, reports the Inquirer.

    The full board is to vote Wednesday on the spending.

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