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CSX Community Investment Program

Published June 29th, 2018

Supports nonprofit organizations (cities would be required to partner) to address of the following categories: Safety, with a focus o railway, public, and personal safety; Environment, with a focus on land, water, and air preservation and restoration; Wellness, with a focus on healthy lifestyles and wellness education; and Community, with a focus on community leadership and service. 

Funding availability: $2,500 to $5,000.

Deadline: January 1-December 15 annually


FHWA Pedestrian and Bicycle Funding Opportunities

Published June 29th, 2018

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) updated Pedestrian and Bicycle Funding Opportunities/ U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Transit, Highway and Safety Funds under the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act funding programs.

Lyft Community Grants

Published June 29th, 2018

Each month, one organization in each participating region that clearly states the role that transportation and mobility plays in the organization's mission or operations will receive a grant in the form of Lyft ride credit. Cities that want to be represented need to collaborate with area nonprofit organizations to submit a Lyft Community Grants Informaiton form for consideration of future funding. Funding availability: $1,000. Deadline: 10th of each month

Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD)

Published June 29th, 2018

Formerly known as Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery, or TIGER

Esri User Conference

Published November 27th, 2018

TRB Conference On Performance and & Data In Transportation Decision Making

Published March 25th, 2019

September 15-18, 2019
Atlanta, GA

American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Convention

Published January 23rd, 2019

September 22-25, 2019
Savannah, GA

Association of Metropolitan Planning Organization (AMPO) Annual Conference

Published January 23rd, 2019

October 21-25, 2019
Baltimore, MD

TRANSform Conference

Published March 25th, 2019

October 13-16, 2019
New York, NY

TPA's WalkBikePalmBeach.org Website Seeks Local Input

Published October 5th, 2015

TPA launched the WalkBikePalmBeach.org website to provide and share information with the public about local bicycling facilities and events of interest.  Users are invited to submit information to share about their own bicycling events.  The website is expected to grow in the availability of relevant information to promote safe bicycling in Palm Beach County as a viable means of transportation.  Please use WalkBikePalmBeach.org as a resource and contribute appropriate listings to be included.

Guide Offers Ideas to Communities for Safer Walking and Biking

Published October 5th, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) offers a free guide offering step-by-step instructions for residents and community groups looking to improve pedestrian and bicyclist safety, access, and comfort.  View or download the guide: "A Resident's Guide for Creating Safer Communities for Walking and Bicycling."

National League of Cities Grant Access Tool

Published August 1st, 2017

This easy and free Grant Access tool to find grants is available to the staffs of each member city. Search for funding from more than 5,800 grants within 20 grant categories, from federal, state, and foundation sources. Includes direct links to grant applications. 

Safe Routes to School Conference

Published March 25th, 2019

November 12-14, 2019
Tampa, FL

Florida Automated Vehicles

Published October 17th, 2019

2019 Florida Automated Vehicles - Nov. 20-22November 20-22
Miami, FL


Broward County Grants Administration Internship Opportunity

Published August 1st, 2017

The Broward County Grants Administration Office is offering a three-credit, semester-long, part-time Government Grant internship. A $1,500 grant may be provided upon successful completion of the internship.

Drive Zipcars by the Hour or Day

Published October 13th, 2015

It's like having your own car in the city - but with free gas and insurance.  Okay, it's better than having your own car.

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