Section 5309 – Discretionary Capital Assistance
This program provides capital assistance to transportation agencies and systems for busses and bus related items. Seven rural systems, eight urban systems, and two hundred and thirty public and private human service providers rely on this program for replacement and expansion of their rolling stock fleets. This program requires monitoring inventories, preventative maintenance, and use of capital.
Type of Assistance: Capital
Eligibility: Non-profit and public transit agencies.
Amounts Available: Congressional earmarks
Match Requirement: Capital - 80% federal, 20% local
Application Period: Open
FTA Grants Officer
Phone: (501) 569-2475
Fax: (501) 569-2476