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2011 VTCLI Awards

The following projects were selected for funding under the Fiscal Year 2011 Veterans Transportation and Community Living Initiative discretionary grant opportunity.

State Project ID Recipient Project Description Allocation
AK D2011-BUSP-138 Municipality of Anchorage Creation of mobile smartphone applications to extend the reach of the existing one-call center. $120,000
CA D2011-BUSP-139 Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Technology upgrades to Southern California 511 system to improve the information accessibility of the area’s transportation services. $2,000,000
CA D2011-BUSP-140 Omnitrans Hardware and software purchase to expand the capacity of the 211 system. Real-time arrival displays at VA hospital and mobile application. $227,240
CO D2011-BUSP-141 Colorado Department of Transportation All Points Transit will purchase software upgrades for the existing one-call center to enable scheduling rides for military & veterans service providers. $29,052
CO D2011-BUSP-142 Colorado Department of Transportation DRMAC will create a one-call/one-click center with an information and assistance function and pilot coordinated reservations and scheduling system. $613,580
CO D2011-BUSP-143 Colorado Department of Transportation Accessible Cordinated Transportation will upgrade software capabilities for the existing Joint Dispatch and Call Center. $362,500
CO D2011-BUSP-144 Colorado Department of Transportation NW Colorado COG will create a one-call/one-click center and a regional billing center to enhance veterans travel training program. $321,600
FL D2011-BUSP-145 Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization Upgrade 211 system to serve as one-call/one-click center, bringing transportation into the employment, housing, food and counseling information system. $539,937
FL D2011-BUSP-146 Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority (LYNX) New customer information system including one-call service integrated with transit website & transportation information kiosks throughout project area. $1,056,800
FL D2011-BUSP-147 City of Tallahassee Expand existing transit call center to provide information, transportation and scheduling for veterans, add customer scheduling website. $1,200,000
FL D2011-BUSP-148 Jacksonville Transportation Authority Build a one-call/one-click transportation resource center to expand access to the regional scheduling system via the internet and telephone. $1,925,200
FL D2011-BUSP-149 Pinellas County Metropolitan Planning Organization Create a one-stop center with online tool, toll-free phone number, interactive voicemail system, mobile applications for real-time information. $1,098,339
FL D2011-BUSP-150 Polk County Board of County Commissioners Consolidation of 3 call centers into single one-call center with centralized website and phone number for coordinated delivery of transportation. $1,542,267
GA D2011-BUSP-151 Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) Link multiple call centers to centralized database through multi-functional website to improve mobility planning by tracking requests & gaps in service. $419,855
GU D2011-BUSP-152 Guam Regional Transit Authority Create a one-call/one-click transportation center for military, veterans and community transportation providers in multi-discipline Disabilities Center. $1,305,000
HI D2011-BUSP-153 County of Maui Department of Transportation Create one-call center integrated with Aging & Disability Resource Center; allow multiple providers to streamline eligibility, application & scheduling. $233,129
ID D2011-BUSP-154 Idaho Transportation Department Create searchable resource directory, as well as an automated provider information update system for the state, link to 511 system and build mobile app. $39,600
ID D2011-BUSP-155 Idaho Transportation Department Implement a one-call center, incorporate volunteer drivers into coordinated scheduling system; establish reservation system to share trip requests. $284,058
ID D2011-BUSP-156 Idaho Transportation Department Purchase base software and hardware for a one-call resource center in Kootenai County. $220,000
IL D2011-BUSP-157 Illinois Department of Transportation Implement a statewide one-click website using transportation provider inventory, including local, intercity, rideshare options. $362,000
IL D2011-BUSP-158 Lee County Implement one-call/one-click center with single information source and scheduling point for 5 existing human service transportation providers. $131,325
IN D2011-BUSP-159 Central Indiana Regional Transportation Authority Combine existing database with regional commuter hotline, website. Incorporate demand-response, senior & VA medical transportation & 3 transit services. $40,000
KY D2011-BUSP-160 Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Purchase one-call technology for regional community & Medicaid transportation providers. Expand statewide call center with state Dept of Vets Affairs. $797,506
MA D2011-BUSP-161 Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (MART) Expand one-call center to include veterans agencies. Upgrade in-vehicle technology to enable Vets Charlie Cards (electronic fare card). $2,000,000
MD D2011-BUSP-162 Maryland Department of Transportation Implement a one-call/one-click center for veterans and their transit needs in rural Eastern Maryland. Purchase of technology & space. $400,000
MD D2011-BUSP-163 Maryland Department of Transportation Connect web info system with 211 system, human service & workforce programs. Install transportation info kiosks at military installations, VA facilities. $1,572,116
MI D2011-BUSP-164 Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART) Purchase technology for same-day scheduling, improve access to web portal and upgrade the phone systems for elderly users and persons with disabilities. $101,776
MN D2011-BUSP-165 Minnesota Department of Transportation Upgrade existing statewide one-call/one-click center, add info about transportation options, integrate with state's LinkVet program. $1,188,000
MO D2011-BUSP-166 Mid-America Regional Council Implement an integrated and shared transportation database with public user interface, focusing on information & referral. $160,855
NC D2011-BUSP-167 Wake County by and through its Department of Human Services Upgrade one-call center system to offer 24-hr availability, create a one-click website that will allow individuals & agencies to schedule trips online. $601,661
NE D2011-BUSP-168 Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency Expand and upgrade the existing computer aided scheduling and dispatching system to a region-wide system, adding automated customer phone scheduling. $933,750
NH D2011-BUSP-169 Cooperative Alliance for Seacoast Transportation Purchase enhanced web-based coordination software, call–taking hardware & mobile data terminals for vehicles in the coordinated transportation effort. $324,000
NJ D2011-BUSP-170 New Jersey Transit Corporation Implement a final phase of construction which will expand its existing facility. Purchase in-vehicle technology and increase capacity for veterans needs. $1,463,646
NV D2011-BUSP-171 Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada Establish a communication network between current human service transportation providers. $1,016,864
NY D2011-BUSP-172 County of Schuyler Implement a one-call/one-click system to process reservations, integrated with scheduling, routing, and billing and reporting. $93,750
OH D2011-BUSP-173 Stark Area Regional Transit Authority Improve demand-response system & offer services to veterans; create brokerage to share dispatching between paratransit service & private providers. $336,011
OH D2011-BUSP-174 Western Reserve Transit Authority Expand existing customer service center into a one-call/one-click center, integrated with a 211 Help Hotline to facilitate inter-agency trip sharing. $732,000
OK D2011-BUSP-175 Indian Nations Council of Governments (INCOG) Create 26-county one-call center coordinating transportation in/around Tulsa & Muskogee VAMC, incorporating urban, rural, tribal, DAV/VA transportation. $607,752
OR D2011-BUSP-176 Lane Transit District Upgrade existing one-call center with new scheduling/dispatching software, new telephone systems with interactive voice response & mobile data computers. $1,088,000
OR D2011-BUSP-177 Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon Expand one-call center to connect additional transportation resources. Update IT infrastructure to enable coordination with VA transportation. $330,728
PA D2011-BUSP-178 County of Cambria Implement county one-call/one-click center in Rural Transit Center, helping coordinate transit, paratransit, and senior transportation. $190,500
PA D2011-BUSP-179 Pennsylvania Dept of Transportation Create a network of four regional one-call centers with websites to bring together individual transportation providers into regional coordinated system. $2,000,000
SC D2011-BUSP-180 Lowcountry Council of Governments Install mobile data terminals in regional transit vehicles to implement automatic vehicle location and create customer portal website. $124,480
SD D2011-BUSP-181 South Dakota Department of Transportation River Cities Transit will upgrade scheduling and dispatching system, add mobile data terminals to vehicles, as well as create online ride scheduling. $319,200
SD D2011-BUSP-182 South Dakota Department of Transportation Prarie Hills Transit will create interactive webpage and database for scheduling trips located in existing regional call center. $183,680
TX D2011-BUSP-183 City of El Paso Create one-call/one-click system by purchasing technology upgrades to better access common transportation resource database; assign and schedule trips. $1,216,318
TX D2011-BUSP-184 Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority Expand the capacity of the Customer Service Center to house regional call center for transportation, human services and community information. $848,480
TX D2011-BUSP-185 VIA Metropolitan Transit Create an information database on transportation program eligibility and availability from all local transportation providers. $148,000
UT D2011-BUSP-186 Tooele County Create one-call center to coordinate trips between participating providers. Purchase scheduling/dispatching system & in-vehicle hardware for providers. $177,230
VT D2011-BUSP-187 Vermont Agency of Transportation Implement new scheduling/dispatching system to include DAV/VA transportation services. Create website connections for one-click service. $352,900
WA D2011-BUSP-188 County of Pierce Expand local 211 transportation center to a one-call/one-click center with technology upgrades for center and providers, allowing efficient brokerage. $211,921
WA D2011-BUSP-189 Washington State Department of Transportation Hopelink will build mobile smart phone application & a one-click website that will connect veterans to community transportation providers. $168,000
WA D2011-BUSP-190 Washington State Department of Transportation Human Service Council will implement one call/one click center to improve compatibility of transportation programs in the region. $130,315
WA D2011-BUSP-191 Washington State Department of Transportation Paratransit Services will upgrade scheduling software for compatibility with systems at VAMCs & existing non-emergency medical transportation broker. $438,776
WI D2011-BUSP-192 Aging & Disability Resource Center of Eau Claire County Create two call centers in Western Wisconsin, integrated with ADRC, with a particular focus on the mobility needs of veterans in the area. $292,812
Total $34,622,509
Updated: Wednesday, March 16, 2016
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