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Press Releases

If you are interested in searching for press releases prior to 2021, please visit our News Archive.

March 28, 2022

Popular grant program that helps communities advance transit projects got a major boost from President Biden's Bipartisan Infrastructure Law 

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete...

March 14, 2022

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law boosts bus transit funding by $10 billion over the next five years to modernize America’s transit bus fleet

WASHINGTON – Today, President Biden and the U.S. Department of...

March 7, 2022

Funds from President Biden's American Rescue Plan will provide additional support to 35 transit agencies in 18 states

WASHINGTON – At an event with Vice President Kamala Harris, the U.S. Department of...

March 7, 2022

President Biden's Bipartisan Infrastructure Law includes funding to expand the availability of clean buses in communities across the country 

WASHINGTON – At an event with Vice President Kamala Harris...

February 22, 2022

President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will provide a nearly 83% increase in funding over five years for transit on Indian reservations and Alaska Native villages

WASHINGTON – The U.S....

February 18, 2022

President Biden's Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will mean more funding for ferries, lower emissions, and a special emphasis on rural communities

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's...

February 3, 2022

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law provides largest ever investment in transit

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced that more than $4.7...

February 3, 2022

WASHINGTON – As part of its ongoing commitment to safety, the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is seeking nominations for up to 25 individuals from the public transportation safety community to serve as members...

January 20, 2022

New York-New Jersey Hudson Tunnel project moving forward in the process to receive potential grant

WASHINGTON – The Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) today announced new ratings for six...

January 20, 2022

Priority given to projects that help improve air quality, advance environmental justice, and promote housing affordability

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit...