transportation

  • MDOT Transportation Economic Development Fund

    MDOT Transportation Economic Development Fund

    April 22, 2015

    The MDOT Office of Economic Development is now taking applications for the Transportation Economic Development Fund Category F – Fiscal Year 2017. Who can apply? Cities, villages, and county road commissions. Make sure your proposed project is on a federal-aid designated route, within federal aid urban areas, and the county has a population of 400,000 […]

  • TIGER Grants Application due April 21

    TIGER Grants Application due April 21

    March 26, 2014

    What Similar to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery Act (TIGER) funds transportation-related stormwater projects. Click here to see a map of already-funded projects. How much $600 Million will be available nationwide for fiscal year 2014. US DOT awarded one Tiger Grant in Michigan in 2013. […]

  • Building America with foreign profits?

    Building America with foreign profits?

    August 27, 2013

    By Jim Hegarty, PE I’m always on the lookout for ways to help our clients secure financing for their projects, and the other day I saw an interesting proposal put forth by 39 Congressmen to create the American Infrastructure Fund (AIF). The fund would provide low-cost financing or loan guarantees to construct, maintain, improve, or […]

  • Federal Highway Administration – Funding Help

    Federal Highway Administration – Funding Help

    September 12, 2012

    Here’s a site from the Federal Highway Administration that provides informational videos and resources to assist those working on FHWA projects, specifically local public agency projects.