FTA to Give $500M to N.Y.C., Charlotte, Pittsburgh Projects
- FTA Awards Virginia $58.9 Million Grant for Dulles Airport Rail Link. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;7/23/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31932, p5
Announces the grant awarded by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration to begin administration work for the extension of the Metrorail subway system to Washington Dulles International Airport. Benefits of the grant.
- Seattle, Salt Lake City, Denver Receive Good Financial News: FFGAs Awarded. // U.S. Rail News;2/11/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p6
The article focuses on the financial awards given by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration to the Sound Transit in Seattle, the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) in Salt Lake City, and the Regional Transportation District (RTD) in Denver. It notes that Seattle got $813 million, the largest Full...
- Mass Transit: Project Management Oversight Benefits and Future Funding Requirements: RCED-00-221. // GAO Reports;9/15/2000, p1
The Federal Transit Administration's (FTA) oversight of federally funded major capital projects has evolved over the past several years to include more comprehensive and ongoing reviews of a proposed grantee's financial capacity to construct a major transit system. Changes in project management,...
- Better Data Needed to Assess Length of New Starts Process, and Options Exist to Expedite Project Development. Fleming, Susan A. // GAO Reports;8/6/2009, preceding p1
The article presents a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding the process in the New Starts program, a source of capital investment in mass transportation. It explores the time it takes to move the projects through the process as well as the approaches taken...
- Proposed FTA Rules Consider Emissions, Energy, and Housing. Jordan, Jason // Planning;Mar2012, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on the proposed rules for the New Starts and Small Starts transit program that would change the evaluation criteria for grant applications by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration (FDA).
- Good transit costs $77B. // American Agent & Broker;Sep2010, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p9
The article focuses on the recent study by Federal Transit Administration (FTA) concerning the repair of mass transit systems, bus and rail in the U.S. which reveals that 77.7 billion dollar would be spent to bring the nation's bus, rail and mass transit into good operating order.
- Transit: FTA Pegs Capital Needs: $77.7 Billion. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/2/2010, Vol. 265 Issue 4, p9
The article reports on the statement by the U.S. Federal Transit Administration (FTA) that it would need 18.3 billion U.S. dollars yearly over 20 years to be able to put all U.S. transit systems into good repair condition.
- Indian Country Gets $32 Million for Public Transportation Projects. // American Indian Report;Dec2009, p6
The article reports that 32 million U.S. dollars in Public Transportation on Indian Reservations funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration will be distributed to 100 transit projects on tribal lands.
- UTAH: Funds Keep UTA on Trax. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;1/13/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33040, p9
The article reports on the $428.3 million received by the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) from the U.S. Federal Transit Administration for the addition of Trax light-rail line in Utah that will serve the West Jordan suburbs of Salt Lake City. The grant agreement represents 80% of the project's...