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Passenger Ferry Grant Program 2019 Selected Projects

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StateProject SponsorProject DescriptionAmount
CAGolden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation DistrictThe Golden Gate Bridge Highway and Transportation District will receive funding to acquire a new passenger ferry vessel that will enhance service reliability for its passengers.$5,900,000
FLJacksonville Transportation AuthorityThe Jacksonville Transportation Authority will receive funding to upgrade the St. Johns River Ferry, providing critical elements related to public safety and state of good repair for the ferry slips and the ferry terminal.$3,935,313
GAChatham Area Transit AuthorityThe Chatham Area Transit Authority will receive funding to acquire a new passenger ferry vessel to expand service and enhance service reliabity for its passengers.$1,280,000
IL/IARock Island County Metropolitan Mass Transit DistrictThe MetroLINK Village of East Davenport (IA) will receive funding to construct a new ferry terminal at the Village of East Davenport that will enhance service reliability for its passengers.$1,200,000
MAWoods Hole, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship AuthorityThe Woods Hole, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority will receive funding to construct a new terminal building to enhance service reliability for its passengers.$2,500,000
MECasco Bay Island Transit DistrictThe Casco Bay Island Transit District will receive funding to maintain and upgrade its main passenger ferry terminal to ensure continued service reliability for its passengers.$3,440,000
NJNew Jersey - Department of Environmental ProtectionThe New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will receive funding to upgrade passenger ferry slips at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ to maintain safety and enhance service reliability for its passengers.$5,900,000
NYMTA New York Metro-North Railroad Ferry Dock ReplacementThe New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority MTA Metro-North Railroad will receive funding to design and construct a new floating dock to replace an older dock which has reached its useful life.$2,720,000
WAWashington State Department of Transportation, Ferries DivisionThe Washington State Department of Transportation will receive funding to construct a pedestrian connector between the Seattle Multimodal Terminal and downtown Seattle that will enhance safety and facilitate multimodal connectivity.$5,900,000

Total:
$32,775,313

Last updated: Thursday, August 8, 2019