FTA Announces $25.8 Million for Transit Planning in Communities Nationwide

Today, FTA announced the availability of $25.8 million in grant funds to support comprehensive planning associated with new fixed guideway and core capacity improvement projects. The grant funds are provided through FTA’s Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning; see a summary of the funding opportunity with links to the Federal Register application materials. Applications are due July 23, 2018.

FTA will host a webinar on the funding opportunity at 2 p.m. ET Thursday, June 14. The webinar will provide an overview of the program, describe eligible applicants and projects, and provide an opportunity for attendees to obtain answers to other questions. (Audio and video will be provided through the link; there is no separate call-in number. Advance registration is not offered.) The webinar will be recorded and posted on FTA's TOD page afterward.

Links:
Funding Opportunity Summary and Application Materials
Press Release
: FTA Announces $25.8 million for Transit Planning in Communities Nationwide
Pilot Program for Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Planning
Webinar