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The Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Transit Security Grant Program (TSGP) is one of four grant programs that constitute the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) DHS/Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA’s) focus on transportation infrastructure security activities. These grant programs are part of a comprehensive set of measures authorized by Congress and implemented by the DHS to help strengthen the nation’s critical infrastructure against risks associated with potential terrorist attacks.

The objective of the FY 2020 TSGP is to provide funds to eligible public transportation systems (which include intra-city bus, ferries, and all forms of passenger rail) to protect critical transportation infrastructure and the travelling public from terrorism, and to increase transportation infrastructure resilience.
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, State Government
Eligibility Notes
Governmental agencies with eligible rail, intra-city bus and ferry systems identified below.

City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation
Foothill Transit
Long Beach Transit
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Montebello Bus Lines
Omnitrans (San Bernardino)
Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA)
Santa Monica’s Big Blue Bus
Southern California Regional Rail Authority (Metrolink)
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Apr 15, 2020
Most Recent RFP Release Date
Feb 14, 2020
Max Award
Total Possible Multi-Year Award
# of Awards
Match Required?
Department of Homeland Security
Total Amount Available for All Grants
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