Re: FW: [MysticCrossing] Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA
- It should be noted that all the grant programs related to
ISTEA/TEA-21/TEA-3 require multi-year application processes.
In general, your project must first appear on regional
The grants are all part of the same funding stream that builds
highways and funds mass transit. A small fraction of that money
is dedicated to "enhancements" to the transportation system.
This class of grant is generally used for the heavy-hitting funds
for major public works projects. Let's all hope that the Mystic
Crossing does not bloat into such an effort.
For grants that could be administered within just a year or two,
look elsewhere. Some possibilities include:
For restoring the fish passage, consider:
(but I think there is a simpler way, which I'll write in a future