Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT)
Grants to Minnesota nonprofit organizations, state, local, and tribal agencies, and educational institutions in eligible locations for transportation infrastructure initiatives in local communities. Applicants must submit a letter of intent prior to the full application. Projects are considered throughout the state, excluding the Twin Cities metropolitan area.
1. The term “Transportation Alternatives” means any of the following activities when carried out as part of any program or project authorized or funded under this title, or as an independent program or project related to surface transportation:
2. The recreational trails program under 23 U.S.C. 206 of title 23.
3. under U.S.C. 162 of title 23.
4. The safe routes to school program eligible projects and activities listed at section 1404(f) of the SAFETEA-LU:
5. Planning, designing, or constructing boulevards and other roadways largely in the right-of-way of former Interstate System routes or other divided highways.
GrantWatch ID#: 137898
The TA funding available through this solicitation is for project construction in fiscal year 2025.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
LOI application: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/ta/letter-of-intent-form.html
Full application: https://edocs-public.dot.state.mn.us/edocs_public/DMResultSet/download?docId=11761639
Dave Cowan, MnDOT Safe Routes to School Non-Infrastructure Coordinator
651-366-4189 or Dave.Cowan@state.mn.us
Zue Vue, MnDOT Transportation Alternatives Coordinator
651-366-3736 or Zue.Vue@state.mn.us
Holly Slagle, MnDOT Scenic Byway Coordinator
651-366-3623 or Holly.Slagle@state.mn.us
Dan Golner, MnDNR Recreational Trails Coordinator
651-259-5599 or Daniel.Golner@state.mn.us
USA: Minnesota: Statewide, excluding the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area
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