Transportation Alternatives (TA)

The Transportation Alternatives (TA) program provides funding for programs and projects defined as transportation alternatives, including on- and off-road pedestrian and bicycle facilities, infrastructure projects for improving non-driver access to public transportation and enhanced mobility, community improvement activities, and environmental mitigation; recreational trail program projects; safe routes to school projects; and projects for planning, designing, or constructing boulevards and other roadways largely in the right-of-way of former Interstate System routes or other divided highways. Click here for MVRPC’s most recently adopted STP/CMAQ/TA Policy. Please see our TA Funding Fact Sheet for an overview of the TA funding program. 

2017 TA Applications Received

On September 7, 2017 the Board formally authorized MVRPC staff to solicit qualified member jurisdictions for new transportation projects using MVRPC regionally controlled federal funds (STP or TA). Subsequently, staff solicited MVRPC area jurisdictions beginning on September 7, 2017. These applications for Funds were received by the October 11, 2017 deadline.

STP Applications Received
TA Applications Received

2016 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 2, 2017, the MVRPC Board approved $2.1 million for 7 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2015 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 3, 2016, the MVRPC Board approved $1.5 million for 6 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2014 TA Approved Project Funding

On March 5, 2015, the MVRPC Board approved $1.8 million for 5 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2013 TA Approved Project Funding

On March 6, 2014, the MVRPC Board approved $2.8 million for 10 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2011 TE Approved Project Funding

On March 1, 2012, the MVRPC Board approved $1.9 million for 7 TE projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2010 TE Approved Project Funding

On March 3, 2011, the MVRPC Board approved $2.8 million for 11 TE projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.