Transportation Alternatives (TA)

The 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.

2021 TA Applications Received

On September 2, 2021 the Board formally authorized MVRPC staff to solicit qualified member jurisdictions for new transportation projects using MVRPC regionally controlled federal funds (STP or TA) and Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act (CRRSAA) funds. Subsequently, staff solicited MVRPC area jurisdictions beginning on September 2, 2021. These applications for Funds were received by the October 7, 2021 deadline. Written comments will be accepted through Monday, November 15, 2021, add your comments below.

MVRPC will hold a virtual Public Participation Meeting to present a DRAFT list of transportation projects being considered for Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) funding through the Surface Transportation Program (STP) and Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program.  
The meeting will take place via Zoom, a video conferencing platform, and will be held as follows:

Thursday, November , 2021 – 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Access the meetings via computer, tablet or mobile device using this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82578762606     Enter Meeting ID: 825 7876 2606

Or call in to join the meeting by phone:
(646) 558- 8656 - Meeting ID: 825 7876 2606# US (New York)
(312) 626 6799 - Meeting ID: 825 7876 2606# US (Chicago)

2020 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 4, 2021, the MVRPC Board approved over $1.5 million for 6 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2019 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 5, 2020, the MVRPC Board approved over $1.8 million for 6 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2018 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 7, 2019, the MVRPC Board approved $1.3 million for 4 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

2017 TA APPROVED PROJECT FUNDING

On March 1, 2018, the MVRPC Board approved $1.3 million for 4 TA projects. Please see the detailed project award lists below.

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.

 

 

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Comments on Proposed Transportation Projects being considered for Federal Funding through MVRPC’s Sub-allocated Federal Funds Process.

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