Update: We have created an infographic showing the details of the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) that you can view or download.
The new Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) solicitation is now underway. This is the new program that has combined the old Transportation Enhancements, Scenic Byways and Safe Routes to School programs.
This program now has a two-step process, first submitting a Letter of Intent (LOI) and second, submitting the full application. Below is information about the new Transportation Alternatives Program and a link to the LOI. Full applications will be available shortly.
- Contact Lindsey Knutson at 320-289-1981 x7 or at Lindsey.Knutson@umvrdc.org for more information.
|The Transportation Alternatives Program is a new competitive grant opportunity for local communities and regional agencies to fund projects for pedestrian and bicycle facilities, historic preservation, Safe Routes to School and more. Minnesota will be soliciting approximately $13 million across the state.Interested in applying for a grant? Greater Minnesota applicants must submit a letter of intent describing the key components of their project by Nov. 15, 2013. A regional representative will contact applicants to help review the project proposal and the steps necessary for delivering a federally funded project prior to local communities and regional agencies submitting a full grant application.Grant solicitation timeline:
Note: Grant solicitation is currently only available for greater Minnesota applicants.
|The structure and development of the TAP is based on the outreach feedback we have heard from our stakeholder process over the last few months.|
To learn more about the TAP grant solicitation, view program eligibility requirements and submit a letter of intent, visit the TAP website at http://www.mndot.gov/map-21/tap.html.