T4A Grasstops: House introduces transportation bill

The House and Senate must reach agreement for the next authorization, the first step has passed the House. Click for article

The FTA guidance on the Comparison of Emergency Relief funds. Click for article

APTA members are urging Congress to provide $23.8 billion in funding for COVID-19 Emergency Response and Recovery. Click for article

” The CARES ACT provided much needed relief for the participants in the federal transit program. It is already providing urgent relief. The next legislation HR 2869 has been introduced in the House.
APTA and SWTA have offered advice on the best method of distribution of these funds.

Fiscal Year 2020 CARES Act Supplemental Public Transportation Apportionments and Allocations: Click for article

New stimulus package introduced by House Democrats includes $15.75 billion for transit. Click for article

Emergency Response and Funding: Click for article

TxDOT 5339 Program FY2020 Urban Allocations: Click for article (PDF)

New FTA Frequently Asked COVID-19 Questions Released: Click for article

The Federal Transit Administration updated their FAQ’s from grantees. Click to view

Senate passes stimulus bill that includes $25 billion in emergency funding for transit agencies. Click for article