|State or Federal?|
This program provides funds to support accelerated delivery of projects that were approved for funding from the 2017 Active Transportation Program (ATP). Goals for the program are to:
Reduce greenhouse gas emissions;
Maximize economic, environmental, and public health benefits to the State;
Foster job creation by promoting in‐State greenhouse gas emission reduction projects carried out by California workers and businesses;
Complement efforts to improve air quality;
Direct investment toward the most disadvantaged communities and households in the State;
Provide opportunities for businesses, public agencies, nonprofits, and other community institutions to participate in and benefit from statewide efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions;
Lessen the impacts and effects of climate change on the State’s communities, economy, and environment.
At least 25% of the available proceeds will go to projects that provide benefits to disadvantaged communities; and at least 10% of the available proceeds will go to projects located within disadvantaged communities
|Academic Institutions, K-12 School Districts, K-12 Schools, Local Public Agencies, Native American Tribes, Nonprofit Organizations, State Government|
All projects for this program must have been submitted and received a score for the 2017 California Active Transportation Program (ATP).
Eligible entities include: local, regional, and state agencies; transit agencies;federal, tribal, state, or local entities responsible for natural resources or land management; public schools or school districts entities responsible for oversight of transportation or recreational trails.
|Most Recent/Current Due Date|
|Jun 30, 2017|
|Most Recent RFP Release Date|
|Jun 01, 2017|
|Annual or Multi-Year?|
|Match is not required, but applicants must detail all sources of funds for the project.|
|California Department of Transportation, Clifornia Transportation Commission|
|Total Amount Available for All Grants|
|Applications must demonstrate the proposed projects will reduce vehicle miles traveled.|
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