The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has announced an open application period for the fiscal year (FY) 2018 general Local Safety Program. Federal funds for the general Local Safety Program are to be used for highway safety improvements on the local roadway system. All locally controlled roadways, regardless of National Functional Classification, are eligible. The FY 2018 federal budget for this program is estimated at $6,000,000.
Local Agencies may submit more than one project application for consideration. Federal safety funds shall not exceed $600,000 per project or a maximum amount of $2,000,000 per Local Agency (HSIP and HRRR combined) for the fiscal year. FY 2018 projects are to be developed and obligated between October 1, 2017 and August 25, 2018.
Applications are to be electronically submitted or postmarked by Friday, September 23, 2016. For more information contact Heather Jamison, PE. To learn more about GFA visit our website at http://gfa.tc.