Tag: Transportation Department

Infrastructure, Public Works

Transportation Department awards more than $2.2B in RAISE grant funding

July 3, 2023

Via: Transportation Today News

The U.S. Department of Transportation recently awarded more than $2.2 billion in Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grants to 162 infrastructure projects nationwide. The RAISE program helps fund critical freight and passenger transportation infrastructure projects. “Using the […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

Biden administration, Transportation Department announce nine national recipients of historic Mega Project grants

February 2, 2023

Via: Transportation Today News

President Joe Biden and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced Tuesday the recipients of the administration’s new National Infrastructure Project Assistant (Mega) discretionary grant program. The new Mega grant program will provide $1.2 billion in discretionary funds to nine large infrastructure […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

Transportation Department proposes improvements to disadvantaged business program regulations

July 25, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced it would be modernizing the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and Airport Concession DBE (ACDBE) program regulations. Part of the federal government’s commitment to advancing equity and ensuring access to contracting opportunities, the […]