State of Good Repair Program Proposed Circular

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On March 3, 2014, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) published in the Federal Register a notice of availability of the proposed program guidance, Circular 5300.1, for its Section 5337 – State of Good Repair (SGR) Program. This circular will assist grant recipients in their implementation of the SGR Program funded projects. The proposed Circular 5300.1 incorporates changes made to the Section 5307 Program by the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21, Pub. L. 112–141), signed into law on July 6, 2012.

The following link provides information about the proposed circular:

Comments must be received by April 2, 2014. Late filed comments may be considered so far as practicable.

The full Federal Register Notice may be found at

You may submit comments, identified by docket number FTA-2014-0008, by any of the following methods:


The agency name (Federal Transit Administration) and Docket Number (FTA-2014-0008) must be included at the beginning of each submission. If sent by mail, please submit two copies. Due to security procedures in effect since October 2001, mail received through the U.S. Postal Service may be subject to delays. Parties mailing comments should consider using an express mail firm to ensure their prompt filing. If you wish to receive confirmation that FTA received your comments, you must include a self-addressed stamped postcard. All comments received will be posted without change to, including any personal information provided. You may review U.S. Department of Transportation’s complete Privacy Act Statement published in the Federal Register on April 11, 2000, at 65 FR 19477-8 or

For program matters, please contact Eric Hu, Office of Program Management, at 202-366-0870 or email

For further information, please contact Region 10’s Steve Saxton at 206-220-4311 or email or Amy Changchien at 206-220-4464 or email


/Kenneth A. Feldman/ for

R.F. Krochalis
Regional Administrator