Distribution of Programmed TE & TA Funds by Category
Combined TE/TA Funds by Fiscal Year
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State DOT Program Staff
State DOT TA Coordinator
Local Projects Manager
Ohio Dept. of Transportation
1980 W Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43223
FHWA Division TA Coordinator
TE Program Contact
200 North High St
Columbus, OH 43215
TA Program Structure, Policies, and Procedures
- TA program structure: The program is run through a state level TAP office. The State uses a competitive selection process.
- Who is eligible to apply: Local governmental entity, regional transportation authority, transit agency, natural resource or public land agency.
- Application information: The online application is currently closed. The link for the application when it is open can be found online.
- Application timeline: 2015 TAP Letters of Interest (LOI) period is closed. Eligible LOIs will be notified of the application process and will be required to complete an online application by May 15, 2015. Awards are announced in August.
- Application components: Project narrative, budget, location, sponsor information, description of the eligible TAP activities, historical significance, scenic significance, impact, proposed construction, ownership, intended use, life expectancy, and maintenance plan.
- Selection criteria: Must show direct relationship to surface transportation, demonstrate a clear public benefit, local support, show safety benefit, have at least one of the eligible activities, local match must be evident, must demonstrate commitment to maintain project, and applicant must have no maintenance issues with past performance.
- Application tips: Submit the application before the deadline.
- Is there an advisory committee?: Yes.
- Advisory committee members: Made up of Office of Local Programs personnel, at least three district Transportation Alternative Program Coordinators.
- Project award minimum: None.
- Project award maximum: None.
- Typical local match: 20%
- Matching policies: The state does not accept in-kind match.
- Once your project is funded: Guidelines can be found online
This profile and the charts are drawn from a database maintained by the Transportation Alternatives Data Exchange at the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy and are based on data provided by the States and FHWA. If there is an error or an update is needed for this profile please let us know about it. Direct questions and comments to TrADE @ RTC at 202-974-5135 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
TrADE last updated this profile on: 03/31/2015