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Press Releases

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January 14, 2021

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today issued a combined Final Environmental Impact...

January 11, 2021

VTA Also Receives $100 Million Funding Allocation for Bart Silicon Valley Phase 2 Project

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today...

January 11, 2021

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a total of $14 billion in Federal funding...

January 11, 2021

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $766.5 million Capital Investment Grant (CIG) agreement with New Jersey Transit Corporation (New Jersey Transit) for the Portal North Bridge...

January 8, 2021

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $174.1 million federal grant agreement with the City of Kansas City, Missouri for the Kansas City Streetcar Main Street Extension Project,...

January 7, 2021

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $173 million federal grant agreement with the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) for the Double Track Northwest Indiana...

January 6, 2021

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $529.8 million federal grant agreement with Valley Metro for the South Central Light Rail Extension/Downtown Hub Project in Phoenix, Arizona....

December 17, 2020

WASHINGTON – The Trump Administration today announced a total of $544.3 million in federal funding will be allocated by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to seven transit infrastructure projects in Arizona,...

December 15, 2020

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced approximately $6.2 million to nine projects in seven states to support comprehensive planning efforts to improve access to public transportation...

December 14, 2020
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a $40.9 million grant award to Milwaukee County for the East West Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.