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FTA Notice of Funding Opportunity: Buses and Bus Facilities

Date:
July 28, 2017
Topics:
News, News Homepage, Transit

On July 12, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced that the application period for its Buses and Bus Facilities Grant Program is open until August 25.  This funding is available for entities that operate fixed route service. A total of $226.5 million for this competitive program is available for FY2017.  Learn more about the program from FTA here, or visit the Grants.gov listing here.

On August 3, at 2 p.m. ET, FTA will host a webinar to provide more information about FTA’s Bus and Bus Facilities Infrastructure Investment Program.  Register for the webinar here.

Also of note to recipients of FTA funding, the agency update its Award Management Requirements Circular (FTA Circular 5010.1E).  This update was intended to clarify FTA’s pre-award authority, extensions to the award end date and period of performance; requirements for award budget revisions and award amendments; requirements for indirect costs; program income information; and to correct legal citations, broken weblinks and typographical errors.  View the updated circular here (PDF).

 

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