Notice of Funding Availability Alternative Transportation in Parks and Public Lands


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12-04-06

REGION 10 BULLETIN NO: 06-33

SUBJECT: Notice of Funding Availability Alternative Transportation in Parks and Public Lands

PROGRAM AREAS: Grants

DATE: December 4, 2006

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has issued a notice soliciting proposals to compete for fiscal year 2007 funds through its Alternative Transportation in Parks and Public Lands Program (ATPPLP). Complete proposals must be received by the close of business on February 16, 2007.

The full notice and application details may be accessed at http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2006/pdf/E6-20540.pdf.  Project proposal templates as well as guidance on completing them are available at http://www.fta.dot.gov/atppl.

FTA will hold a Webinar session about this program on January 16, 2007.  To sign up for notification about this session and for further information about this opportunity please contact Scott Faulk, Office of Program Management, Federal Transit Administration, 202.366.1660, scott.faulk@dot.gov.

This program is administered by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) in partnership with the Department of the Interior (DOI) and the Forest Service. Eligible applicants are federal land management agencies and state, tribal and local governments acting with the consent of a federal land management agency.  The goals of the program are to conserve natural, historical, and cultural resources; reduce congestion and pollution; improve visitor mobility and accessibility; enhance visitor experience; and ensure access to all, including persons with disabilities. 

If you need further assistance from the FTA Region 10 office in Seattle, please contact Dave Leighow at 206.220.7965 or email dave.leighow@dot.gov.

Sincerely,


/s/ Linda Gehrke for


R. F. Krochalis
Regional Administrator

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