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FTA announces federal funding of USD30.5 billion under the American Rescue Plan Act, US [free access]

March 29, 2021

The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has announced federal funding of USD30.5 billion to support public transportation systems to recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The funds will be provided through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, signed by President Biden in March 2021.


An additional USD1.7 billion has been provided for projects in the Capital Investment Grants (CIG) Program and USD25 million has been provided under competitive planning grants.