Available Funds

TRANSPORTATION GRANTS

 

 

GRANT FUNDING USES ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS ESTIMATED DEADLINES INFORMATION
Regional Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) – (for local projects) Enhancements of various modes of transportation; construction, planning & design of on-road and off-road trails, Safe Routes to School Local Governments, natural resource agencies,  & schools (non-profits may partner with an eligibile entity) February 15 & August 15

Iowa-TAP-Guidance

TAP Application

TAP instuctions

Regional Surface Transportation Block Grant (STBG) Road or bridge projects, transit capital improvements, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, & transportation planning activities Agencies with public road jurisdiction, public transit responsibilities or transportation planning responsibilities November 30

2021 STBG Application

Statewide Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP)   (for multi-regional projects) Construction, planning & design of on-road and off-road trails of  statewide or multi-regional impact Local Governments, natural resource agencies,  & schools (non-profits may partner with an eligibile entity) October 1

Statewide Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) Application and Guidance

Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Local Development Projects which support local economic development – no immediate need (industrial parks, tourist attractions) Cities or Counties February 1 & September 1

Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Local Development

Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Immediate Opportunity Immediate need for construction or improvement of public roadways related to job creation Cities or Counties Ongoing

Revitalize Iowa’s Sound Economy (RISE) – Immediate Opportunity

City Bridge Construction Fund Construction or replacement of structurally deficient or functionally obsolete public roadway bridges Cities October 1

City Bridge Construction Fund 

Iowa Clean Air Attainment Program (ICAAP) Highway/street, transit, bicycle/pedestrian or freight projects; maintain Iowa’s clean air quality/reduce emissions Cities or Counties (or they may co-sponsor for others) October 1

Iowa Clean Air Attainment Program (ICAAP)

State & Federal Recreational Trails Provide & maintain Recreational trails and trail-related projects of statewide significance Public agencies, non-profit or private organizations (requires public agency co-sponsor) July 1

State & Federal Recreational Trails

Traffic Safety Improvement Program Traffic safety improvements or studies on public roads State, county or city August 15

Traffic Safety Improvement Program