January 24, 2012

Reproduced below is an announcement from Caltrans that was recently received in my office. I thought that it might be of interest to various jurisdictions and I am therefore forwarding it to your attention.

All the best,



Transportation Planning Grant funds are available for planning projects that promote a balanced, comprehensive multi-modal transportation system and lead to the implementation of transportation improvements.

Grant program website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/tpp/grants.html

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10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
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Please Join us to receive:
  • 2012-2013 program updates
  • Application process tips
  • Input Regarding your project
Grant program contacts:
  • Transit Planning (Statewide or Urban Transit Planning Studies, Rural or Small Urban Transit Planning Studies, and Transit planning Student Internships)
    Becky Frank, becky_frank@dot.ca.gov, 510-286-5536

  • Eligible San Francisco Bay Area applicants will apply directly to Caltrans for all grant programs including the Partnership Planning and Transit Planning Grant Programs as noted on pg 17 of the Grant Guide.

    Applications are due via e-mail by 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 2, 2012

    Instructions are located on pg 24 of the Grant Guide at http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/tpp/grants.html

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