The 2020 Transportation Alternatives Program Application Cycle is underway!
New this year:
All potential applicants are required to schedule a pre-application meeting with TPA and FDOT staff.
Applications are due February 28, 2020, by 5:00 pm.
Use the links below to view the program guidelines and support materials:
Please use the link below to schedule a mandatory meeting with TPA and FDOT staff before submitting an application by the deadline.
Schedule a Pre-Application Meeting: Make an Appointment.
Submit an Application
Use the link below to learn more about the application requirements and submittal process.
Palm Beach TPA:
Transportation Improvement Program Coordinator
FDOT - District 4:
Local Program Administrator
The purpose of the Palm Beach Transportation Planning Agency's (TPA) Transportation Alternatives (TA) grant reimbursement program is to help fund connected infrastructure for non-motorized users. This federal program, in agreement with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), is an annual competitive application process where projects are submitted to the TPA and then ranked and prioritized for funding of approximately $3.3M annually. Eligible entities include local governments, regional transportation authorities, transit agencies, natural resource or public land agencies, school districts, local education agencies, and tribal governments in Palm Beach County.
Eligible projects include non-motorized infrastructure, such as, sidewalk facilities, bicycle facilities, trailways, complete streets projects, Safe Routes to School (SRTS) projects, lighting, and safety-related infrastructure. For more details about Eligible Project Sponsors and Project Eligibility select the "Program Overview" link above. For a list of TA projects awarded in past years, click below.