SKATS FY 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Program
TRANSPORTATION PROJECT SOLICITATION
Salem Keizer Area Transportation Study (SKATS) Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is soliciting for sponsors of transportation projects within the SKATS MPO boundary to apply for federal funds for the federal fiscal year (FY) 2021-2026 Transportation Improvement Plan (TIP). There will be approximately $15 million in federal funds available for new projects in FY 2022, 2023 and 2024 and an additional $11 million available for projects ready for contract in the FY 2025 -2026 illustrative years; although, it is up to the Policy Committee’s discretion to program funds for those years. Projects eligible for funding must be within the SKATS MPO boundary and be included in, or consistent with, the 2015-2035 Regional Transportation Systems Plan (RTSP) or the 2019-2043 RTSP (when it is adopted). Applicants must be a tax-funded public agency that can enter into a contract with ODOT, with some restrictions, to be eligible to receive funding. A minimum 10.27 percent match is required. Private entities or non-profit organizations may apply as co-applicants in partnership with a public agency.
Application instructions (including applicant and project eligibility information) and forms are available below. Pre-applications are to be submitted electronically no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. Applications are to be submitted electronically no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019 to be eligible for consideration for funding. Final adoption of the TIP is expected by May 2020. For further information on the Transportation Improvement Program and the project selection process, or if you have any questions on the eligibility of a project or applicant, please contact Karen Odenthal at 503-540-1608 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pre-Application Due: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
Application Due: Friday, June 28, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
Fo more information on the SKATS FY 2018 – 2023 TIP