Date Posted: 5/4/2010
Closing Date: 6/18/2010
Program: State of Good Repair (SGR) Bus initiative
Opportunity Announcement Text: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2010-05-04/html/2010-10430.htm
Opportunity Announcement PDF: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2010-05-04/pdf/2010-10430.pdf
May 4, 2010. Notice of Availability of FTA State of Good Repair Bus and Bus Facilities Initiative Funds: Solicitation of Project Proposals [Overview] [HTML] [PDF]. Synopsis and full annuncement are posted on Grants.gov site as FTA-2010-006-TPM-SGR. Proposals must be submitted through the http://www.grants.gov/ website by June 18, 2010.
SUMMARY: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announces the availability of discretionary Section 5309 Bus and Bus Facilities grant funds in support of its "State of Good Repair'' initiative. The State of Good Repair (SGR) Bus initiative will be funded with up to $775 million in unallocated Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 discretionary Bus and Bus Facilities Program funds, authorized by 49 USC 5309(b) of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient, Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy For Users (SAFETEA-LU), Public Law 109-59, August 10, 2005. FTA may use additional Bus and Bus Facilities program funding that becomes available in the future to further support this initiative. Complete proposals for the SGR Bus initiative must be submitted electronically through the GRANTS.GOV by June 18, 2010. Proposers should initiate the process of registering on the GRANTS.GOV site immediately to ensure completion of registration before the deadline for submission.