FY 2005 Section 5309 Fixed Guideway Modernization Program Apportionment Formula


FEDERAL TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION
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FY 1998 - 2005 SECTION 5309 FIXED GUIDEWAY MODERNIZATION PROGRAM
APPORTIONMENT FORMULA

Tier 1 First $497,700,000 to the following areas:

Baltimore $ 8,372,000
Boston $ 38,948,000
Chicago/N.W. Indiana $ 78,169,000
Cleveland $ 9,509,500
New Orleans $ 1,730,588
New York $ 176,034,461
N. E. New Jersey $ 50,604,653
Philadelphia/So. New Jersey $ 58,924,764
Pittsburgh $ 13,662,463
San Francisco $ 33,989,571
SW Connecticut $ 27,755,000


Tier 2 Next $70,000,000 as follows: Tier 2(A): 50 percent is allocated to areas identified in Tier 1; Tier 2(B): 50 percent is allocated to other urbanized areas with fixed guideway tiers in operation at least seven years. Funds are allocated by the Urbanized Area Formula Program fixed guideway tier formula factors that were used to apportion funds for the fixed guideway modernization program in FY 1997.


Tier 3 Next $5,700,000 as follows: Pittsburgh 61.76%; Cleveland 10.73%; New Orleans 5.79%; and 21.72% is allocated to all other areas in Tier 2(B) by the same fixed guideway tier formula factors used in fiscal year 1997.


Tier 4 Next $186,600,000 as follows: All eligible areas using the same year fixed guideway tier formula factors used in fiscal year 1997.


Tier 5 Next $70,000,000 as follows: 65% to the 11 areas identified in Tier 1, and 35% to all other areas using the most current Urbanized Area Formula Program fixed guideway tier formula factors. Any segment that is less than 7 years old in the year of the apportionment will be deleted from the database.


Tier 6 Next $50,000,000 as follows: 60% to the 11 areas identified in Tier 1, and 40% to all other areas using the most current Urbanized Area Formula Program fixed guideway tier formula factors. Any segment less than 7 years old in the year of the apportionment will be deleted from the database.


Tier 7 Remaining amounts as follows: 50% to the 11 areas identified in Tier 1, and 50% to all other areas using the most current Urbanized Area Formula Program fixed guideway formula factors. Any segment that is less than 7 years old in the year of the apportionment will be deleted from the database.