Entries tagged with "funding"
FTA Funding & Resource Announcements
See Recent FTA Funding Announcements and Clarifications
MAP21 - SWTA is Listening! - UPDATE
SWTA’s Position on Transit Operating Assistance
In an effort to ease the strain of the lack of funding for many struggling transit agencies, the South West Transit Association (SWTA) Board met on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 to discuss the merits of providing federal operating assistance for small and large urban agencies who do not currently have the flexibility of using federal funding for operations.
Dear Colleague Letter from Peter Rogoff – FTA’s FY2012 Appropriations and Discretionary Programs
This letter provides an overview of FTA’s FY2012 appropriations along with a calendar of our discretionary programs planned for the coming year.
FTA Awards 2011 Veteran Transportation and Community Living Iniative Grants
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Nearly $35 Million to Improve Transportation Choices and Job Access for Military Families
U.S. Transportation Secretary awards $1.03 billion grant for Denver RTD
Major milestone for RTD’s FasTracks celebrated in Olde Town Arvada
Senate Review: Impact of Public Transportation Cuts State-by-State
See a State-by-state financial impact on transit agencies if the House proposed reauthorization bill is passed today.
APTA President Releases Statement on House Proposed Bill
Statement by American Public Transportation Association (APTA) President William Millar
APTA’s Perspective on Release of Chairman Mica’s Proposal
House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee Chairman John Mica (R-FL) held a press conference Thursday morning.
Chairman Mica Releases T & I Proposal for Authorization
This following is a link to the proposal released today from the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
Senior Banking Committee Members Oppose House Republican Cuts to Public Transportation
House Surface Transportation proposal released this morning would cost more than 140,000 jobs as a result of cuts to transit funding.
House Passes Bill to Extend SAFETEA-LU Until 9/11/2011
On December 8, the House voted to extend SAFETEA-LU to September 2011.
Voters Approve 77% of Transportation Ballot Measures in 2010
Over $1 Billion in Transportation Investment Approved at the Ballot Box
FTA Procurement Technical Assistance Workshop October 26-28, 2010:
James Harper, Director, Federal Transit Administration Office of Procurement will lead a 3-day Procurement Technical Assistance Workshop October 26-28, 2010.
Revenue from Draft Climate and Energy Legislation not Enough to Fund Transportation, Legislative Act
Senators Kerry and Lieberman Unveil Draft Climate and Energy Legislation
U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Announces $775 Million In Federal Funds to Upgrade $775 mil
$775 million in federal funds is being made available to the nation’s transit providers to upgrade their bus systems.
Denver RTD Board Decides Not to Ask Voters for Tax Increase
On April 13, the RTD Board decided not to ask voters to consider a tax increase this year to complete the FasTracks program.
SWTA Regional Acquisition Center – Save Money!
Travel Changes Demonstrate Need for New Way to Fund Transportation
New August Data Show Americans Drove 15 Billion Fewer Miles than a Year Ago
Transportation secretary proposes new funding plan
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