The state Department of Transportation will accept applications for the 2021 Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside Program from June 28 until October 15. $18 million will be available for projects that enhance pedestrian and bicycle facilities, improve access to public transportation, create safe routes to schools, preserve historic transportation structures, provide environmental mitigation, create trails that serve a transportation purpose, and promote safety and mobility. Local governments are eligible to apply.
An informational webinar on this upcoming grant opportunity will be held on June 23 at 1 p.m. and interested townships are strongly encouraged to participate. Webinar details can be found on page 22 of the TASA Guidance by clicking here. The TASA Guidance also provides details on the application process and eligible projects. Questions about the TA Set-Aside program can be directed to RA-pdTASA@pa.gov or 717.775.3276.