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SFY2016 Public Transit Grantees Bethel Transit Fairbanks Transit IABL Transit Gulkana Sunshine Transit Valley Mover Glacier Valley Transit CARTS KATS CBJ Transit Sitka IFA KGB

Purpose of Public Transit Grants in Alaska

To provide transit capital, operating assistance, and program administration throughout the State, to non-urbanized areas (less than 50,000 in population) for public transportation.

Rural Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP)

The Rural Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) provides a source of funding to assist in the design and implementation of training and technical assistance projects and other support services tailored to meet the specific needs of transit operators in nonurbanized areas.


Section 5311 (Rural Public Transit) SFY2019 Grant Timeline

October 2, 2017 Notice of Availability of funding, Application period open
November 8,2017 Teleconference/webinar for grant related questions
November 15, 2017 Distribution of responses to teleconference/webinar
December 1, 2017 Last day for questions on SFY18 application
December 15, 2017 Applications due by 4:30 pm
March 30, 2018 Results posted on website and through online public notice
June 15, 2018 SFY2019 Agreements sent

* Please note these dates are subject to change.

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