AZ: $88.8 Million - Phoenix (ARRA Grant)
The following grants are being awarded to the City of Phoenix.
• $51.1 million for a park-and-ride lot, transit center refurbishments, preventive maintenancebus stop improvements, acquisition of right-of-way for RPTA’s Bus Rapid Transit Arizona Avenue/Country Club Phase 1 project, busway improvements and stations, expansion and upgrades to East Valley Operations and Maintenance Facility in Tempe, Valley Metro Rail, Inc. Light Rail Transit park-and-ride shade canopies.
• $36 million for the Central Phoenix/East Valley Light Rail Transit Project.
• $640,070 to construct a bus access crossover lane through the SR-51/Bell Road freeway interchange for its RAPID express bus service.
• $1.0 million for the acquisition of land and construction of a park-and-ride lot.