CO: $9.5 Million - Mesa County, City of Fort Collins, and City of Colorado Springs (ARRA Grant)
Mesa County will receive $1.5 million to fund the construction of a new maintenance facility for Grand Valley Transit, including three maintenance bays, a wash bay, a lube bay, and storage areas.
The City of Fort Collins will receive $3.4 million to fund four replacement minivans, six 40-foot and one 35-foot replacement buses, and one 35-foot expansion bus. Funds will also be used for implementation of a proximity card fare collection system and procurement of support equipment.
The City of Colorado Springs will receive $4.5 million to fund eligible capital projects that support preventive maintenance, paratransit operations, and the capital cost of contracting for FY 2010.