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FTA Funding for Public Transportation on Indian Reservations

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The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) released a Notice of Funding Opportunity for the Public Transportation on Indian Reservations (Tribal Transit) Program. $5 million in FY 2020 funding will be made available for planning, capital, and, in limited circumstances, operating assistance for tribal public transit services. Federally recognized Indian tribes or Alaska Native villages, groups, or communities as identified by the U.S. Department of Interior (DOI), Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) located in rural areas with a population of 50,000 or less are eligible applicants. The deadline for application is August 24, 2020.

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