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Grant Opportunities

French Broad River MPO grant opportunities includes Locally Administered Projects Program (LAPP) which consists of a call for projects eligible for FHWA Surface Transportation Block Grant Program- Directly Attributable (STBGP-DA) and Transportation Alternatives Program- Directly Attributable (TAP-DA) funds.

STPBGP – Surface Transportation Program Block Grant Program, previously known as Surface Transportation Program (STP), are apportioned directly to the MPOs with over 200,000 in population by the federal government.

For more information on eligible recipients, eligible activities, and anything else about STBGP, please see the fact sheets provided by FHWA:

FAST Act Surface Transportation Block Grant Program Fact Sheet

MAP-21 Surface Transportation Program Fact Sheet

TAP – The Transportation Alternatives Program, replaced the “Transportation Enhancements”, or TE funds under MAP-21 (Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st century) and continued under the FAST (Fixing America’s Surface Transportation) Act, the federal law that governs transportation spending.

For more information on eligible recipients, eligible activities, and anything else about STP, please see the fact sheets provided by FHWA:

FAST Act Transportation Alternatives Program Fact Sheet

MAP-21 Transportation Alternatives Program Fact Sheet

The 2018 call for projects was open from January 9th through March 30th.

STBGP-DA Information Packet and Application Form

Materials on Grant Opportunities 

LAPP Overview and Regulatory Requirements.

For a list of previously funded projects, click HERE.